Kari is the creator and writer of the blog, "The Important Things." She is also a part-time Fit Model signed with the agency, STATE Management, and the Editorial Assistant to an award-winning finance author & columnist. Kari lives on the Upper East Side of New York City, and is originally from Wilton, CT. A graduate of the University of New Hampshire, Kari earned her Bachelor's degree in English, with a minor in Art. She also spent a summer abroad in Cambridge, England, where she took classes on English Literature and British History at the University of Cambridge. In high school, Kari loved photography and dance, and was captain of Wilton's competitive cheerleading squad. She also loves dogs. And art. And sushi.