Position title: Student Experience Manager
With a background in financial aid advising, public service, and student affairs, Kari brings her experience in community building and collaboration to the Student Experience Manager position in the Office of Student Financial Aid. As a UW-Madison alumna, she is thrilled to be a part of a team that works every day to increase access and success in the pursuit of higher education. In this role on the Student Engagement team, she oversees success services, works with student employment, and supports front line services. She’s worked at UW-Madison since 2014 previously with the Morgridge Center for Public Service, the Chancellor’s Scholarship Program, and the Center for Leadership & Involvement. Her undergraduate degree from UW-Madison is in Community & Nonprofit Leadership & Women’s Studies and she holds a Master’s in Public Service and Leadership from Marquette University. In her free time she enjoys camping, playing games, watching and performing improv comedy, traveling, and spending time with her daughter, husband, and other chosen family.