Kari is a lifelong Kitsap resident who grew up in Seabeck and currently resides in Silverdale. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Connecticut and a Master’s of Arts in Psychology from Chapman University. She has worked in non-profit development the past six years and joined the Kitsap Regional Library Foundation as the Assistant Director in November, 2019. She most loves connecting donors with programs and projects they are passionate about and seeing their joy in giving.
Kari is an avid reader with a passion for a good murder mystery. She spent many hours in the Kitsap Regional Library as a youth and later with her own children. She is thrilled to be raising funds to support one of the community’s most trusted assets, especially since it has meant so much to her own family. Outside of work she enjoys reading, coaching basketball and spending time exploring the PNW with her husband and daughter.