Kari joined Bethlehem in June 2015 as the Children and Families Pastor. Before coming to Bethlehem she was in ministry in Edina, Minneapolis and New Brighton, MN. Kari graduated from Bethel Seminary in 2002 and is currently pursuing ordination in the Evangelical Covenant Church.
Kari, her husband (Kevin), and their two children (Adela & Peter), live in West St. Paul. They enjoy musical theater, playing outdoors, playing games, reading, music and movies! Kari also enjoys playing with her camera and their children are often the subjects of the photos!