Kari worked for ODOT for almost 32 years, where she started in the maintenance department, moved to construction, and finally landed in project delivery. Now she leverages her extensive expertise in transportation construction inspection and quality control for field tested materials at Murraysmith. What motivates her is the joy of seeing a design come to life.
When she’s not busy working, she enjoys spending time outside with her family. You’re likely to find her in the mountains, at the beach, or in her backyard.
Career in your next life: Creating, growing, and tending flowers
On your bookshelf: Any books by John Grisham or Janet Evanovich
Favorite food: A tender steak and mixed veggies from the grill
Favorite quote: “Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the assessment that something else is more important than fear.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt