Kari is the former co-founder of Do It Well, Co. While she no longer works on DIW, she loves its mission. Kari is the writer behind Go Home Cancer, You're Drunk, where she chronicles her life living with stage IV cancer. Prior to diving head first into the publishing world, Kari worked as a brand manager & content strategist for several worldwide brands including Nike, Microsoft, Hilton Hotels, and Hanes, Inc.

She currently lives in Maryland with her two cats and one husband, who shares her love of a glass of red wine, the New York Times, and a good Netflix binge session. She is on a quest to find the perfect taco and hopes to one day become a crochet ninja. You can find her as @girl.living.life on Instagram.

After a long battle with Stage IV cancer, Kari passed away in July 2017.