Kari has spent over 20 years serving Milwaukee’s youth and families through out-of-school-time (OST) services. During her career, she has served in a variety of direct service and leadership roles in several Milwaukee nonprofits and citywide collaboratives. She has spent most of her career supervising licensed YoungStar- rated and CLC programs. Currently she serves as Director of Learning & Professional Development for Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee where she oversees regulatory, youth development and professional development training for over 40 licensed after-school programs. Her passion for the field of after-school care is evident in every learning opportunity she facilitates.