Kari joined the Lake Area Tech team in August 2023 as a General Education adjunct instructor for PTA. She earned her Master of Physical Science degree from the University of South Dakota in 1998. Previously, Kari held roles at Sanford Vermillion Medical Center, Educational Service Unit #1, Northeast Educational Service Cooperative, and is currently a physical therapist at Jenkins Living Center. She is married to her husband, Chad, and they have three kids: Blake, Allyson, and Cole; and one granddaughter, Ilah. They enjoy spending time with family and cheering on their boys who play football at the University of South Dakota and Dakota Wesleyan University.
Adjunct General Education