Adaptive media professional with experience editing some of the most highly trafficked websites, creating award-winning content and developing content strategies, with a record of achievement in editorial, academic and nonprofit media markets.
Creating digital content to
engage targeted audiences through photography, video
Web publishing using CMS
and DAM workflows, with
attention to SEO optimization
and web analytics.
founded on data-driven
jonathan woods - executive producer - Time magazine
Kari stepped onto the TIME.com editing team during one of the most intense news cycles spanning Hurricane Sandy, the 2012 Olympics, the Presidential election, and the Sandy Hook shooting. Her work ethic was second to none and her performance consistently solid. In a 24 hour news cycle with breaking news and hard deadlines, known quantities are invaluable. Kari proved herself a reliable and strong contributor to our team.
NAthan weber - creative director - vellum media
Kari was brought on to manage a series of video shoots for a one of our clients new marketing campaigns. Her strong sense of visuals, time management and knowledge of content creation made her a great fit for this project. She managed unforeseen logistical challenges and worked remotely to develop solutions in real time. Her level of experience has given her the skills to think critically, create a solution and succeed in her tasks.
Tara Elliott – Filter Program & Project Manager, MSN.com
It’s rare that you come across a standout talent like Kari. As a photo editor, she's top-notch. I called her my 'can do editor' because she was always quick to volunteer and eager to learn. Her versatility was demonstrated time and time again: collaborating on various teams and content, navigating new workflows and processes, all with attention to detail and deadlines. I could always rely on her to get things done. Kari will be an asset to any team.
Media Producer and Consultant (2015-Present)
Freelance producer with a rich understanding of audience engagement using visual communications. Digital services include video/multimedia production, social media strategy and website development.
Homepage Photo Editor/Content Manager - Seattle, WA (2013-2015)
Collaborated with a team of editors to oversee the MSN.com homepage, helping drive 22-32 million clicks per day. Contributed to several other MSN properties including travel, finance, lifestyle and sports channels with consideration to the content strategy of each extension brand.
Freelance Media Producer and Consultant - India, Nepal (2008-2011)
Multimedia producer working in the nonprofit sector to produce content for information campaigns, grant proposals and internal communications. Clients include; the United Nations, Amnesty International, the European Union Consulate, Save the Children and Action Aid.
Various Newspapers (2005-2008)
Fulfilled multi-faceted duties including photography, multimedia production, feature writing, proofreading and web publishing.
Concord Monitor (New Hampshire 07-08')
Indianapolis Star (Indiana 07')
Pueblo Chieftain (Colorado 06')
Monroe Evening News (Michigan '05)
Fort Knox- Public Affairs Office (Kentucky 05')