Kari is responsible for leading EyeCare Partners Ophthalmology business. Kari brings 20+ years of wide ranging executive leadership experiences in publicly traded and entrepreneurial organizations within a variety of healthcare sectors.
Before joining EyeCare Partners, Kari served as Vice President and General Manager at CVS Health. In this capacity, she built, scaled and led multiple transformative businesses. Prior to CVS Health, Kari served in a number of senior executive and entrepreneurial roles at DaVita, including General Manager and Chief Operating Officer of the organization’s physician and technology-enabled businesses, co-founder of multiple new business creation ventures. She also spearheaded the strategic development and execution of the organization’s digital transformation efforts. Before DaVita, Kari held senior leadership roles in corporate strategy, product development, commercial and operations at McKesson and General Electric.
Kari holds a PhD in Organization and Management from Capella University and an MBA from Rockhurst University. In addition, she has served as faculty and board member for the Department of Health Informatics at Bryan University, as well as an advisor to numerous early and growth stage healthcare companies.