Kari serves as the Finance and Administration Manager at the University of New Hampshire InterOperability Laboratory (UNH-IOL). She has worked at the UNH-IOL for the past 20 years and has held a variety of roles throughout her career at the lab. Her roles have included a variety of management positions including Operations Manager, Quality Manager for ISO 17025 and also Technical Coordinator for world-wide Interoperability demonstrations.
As a part of her Finance & Administration role, she is responsible for the financial activities at the UNH-IOL including reconciling financial data, creating monthly finance reports, monitoring the fiscal health of the laboratory and preparing finance projections. She is also responsible for the day-to-day bookkeeping activities including sending quotes, invoicing, and ensuring all invoices are paid in full. In addition, Kari is responsible for many administrative tasks including ensuring compliance with USNH and UNH-IOL policies related to credit card handling and deposit procedures. She is the main point of contact for all UNH-IOL customers regarding financial and administrative questions and strives to offer top-notch customer service. She currently serves as the chair for the UNH-IOL Customer Satisfaction working group and is helping to drive the lab to exceed customer's expectations.
Kari received her Bachelor’s Degree in Math Education from the University of New Hampshire College of Engineering and Physical Sciences and is on track to complete the MBA program at the UNH Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics in 2020. She enjoys spending time with friends and family and also finding time for outdoor adventures (including snowboarding, biking and hiking) and travel.