Gloria D. Karel

Phone: 301-948-1177
Fax: 301-948-4334

Gloria D. Karel joined Gavett, Datt & Barish, P.C. in March 1999 as Bookkeeper and Administrative Assistant to the Business Manager. She became the Office Manager in May 2006 and is responsible for the operational aspects of the firm, including administration, finance, and human resources.

Prior to joining Gavett, Datt & Barish, P.C., Ms. Karel taught high school English and German in Tucson, Arizona. She then worked for over twenty years in the Washington, D.C. office of Gilman and Associates, P.C., an aviation law firm, where she was an Administrative Assistant and Bookkeeper.


  • George Mason University, 1975
    Masters of Education
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1972
    Bachelor of Arts