Kara grew up in Marshall and graduated from SMSU with a bachelor’s degree in biology. After graduating she worked for Preferred Health for over 16 years as a chiropractic assistant team leader. She comes from a big family as she is 1 out of 6 kids so she is never afraid to help and work hard. She lives in Marshall with her husband, Mark who she has known since high school, her 13-year-old twins Jack and Ava, and 7-year-old daughter Mia. She enjoys spending time with her friends, traveling, shopping, and walking her dog, Mack.