Kari joins the SBC team as a Sierra Nevada Energy Watch Project Manager. Kari grew up in the Bay Area and is a longtime Sierras resident. She brings a background in both liberal arts and accounting and has been an instrumental contributor to multiple Truckee-Tahoe businesses. Her project management and booking experience in the film and construction industries are a great compliment to her keen eye for detail. Kari also brings deft office management skills and is a great resource for the growing number of small businesses that make up the economic footprint of the Sierras. Kari is deeply involved in the local community through several education advisory roles and has sat on the board of the Mount Shasta Education Foundation.
Kari is an avid trial runner, mountain biker, and Nordic skier, and has explored the Sierra backcountry extensively. She and her family make their home in the Truckee area and spend as much time as possible outside enjoying everything the Sierras has to offer.