Meet Kari

Kari Houghtaling is thrilled to join the All-In Milwaukee programming team as a Scholar Advisor. Originally from Duluth, Minnesota, Kari graduated from Luther College and came to Milwaukee to serve as an AmeriCorps member with College Possible. During her two terms of service, Kari developed a passion for education, the city of Milwaukee, and working with students and is going on 10 years as a Milwaukee resident.

After College Possible, Kari continued working in the Milwaukee nonprofit and education world at PEARLS for Teen Girls and has spent the past six years on the college team at Carmen Schools of Science & Technology, first as the College Transition Coordinator at the South Campus, and most recently as the Director of College Transition at the Southeast Campus. She has truly enjoyed supporting students through navigating the road to college and is looking forward to being on the success side of college advising and supporting students in their journey to college completion. Kari is honored to be part of such an amazing team of colleagues, partners, and scholars.