Kari joined JUFJ as the Development Manager in 2021. They bring with them a penchant for data organization, a sense of curiosity, and the heartfelt desire to be an integral part of a strong team and organization. Prior to working at JUFJ, Kari was an integral part of The Phoenix Theatre Company in Phoenix AZ, Arizona’s largest and oldest producing regional theatre company from 2013 as a box office intern to 2021 as the Database Manager. Kari was born and raised just outside of Syracuse NY before bouncing around to Connecticut, Maine, Arizona, and finally Maryland.
Kari currently lives in Baltimore with their spouse, Lyra, and street cat turned house kitty, Clancy, as well as their large typewriter and LEGO collection. In their spare time, Kari likes to try new foods, embroider, travel, and take leisurely bike rides.
Kari uses they/them/theirs pronouns.