Kara serves as Open Door’s Director of Children’s Ministry at the Vermilion Campus. Kara loves to partner alongside parents to be that extra voice and support to their child, in sharing the love and truths of Christ. Along with that, she loves being able to encourage and empower the amazing Children’s Ministry volunteers to reach their fullest potential in serving.
In December 2017, Kara moved to Ohio from the Pittsburgh, PA area with her husband Andrew, daughter, Aza and Yookiepoo, Sadie.
Kara is a graduate from Geneva College and holds a B.S. in Elementary Education. She has had many opportunities to lead both children and adults in education, from nannying, teaching Second Grade, to being an Early Head Start Parent Educator.
In her free time Kara enjoys working out, exploring the arts and museums, spending time with her family, meeting new people, and a good cup of coffee.