"You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.”

Dr. Seuss

CWTS Program Coordinator

Kari Phillipps, MEd, has held the position of CWTS program coordinator since November 2017. She serves an administrative supportive and program coordination role for the CWTS, assisting the project director and team with various projects and tasks that ultimately serve the greater mission of the organization.

Kari graduated with a bachelor’s degree in English and secondary education in 1997 from the University of Mary, followed by her master of education from Northern Arizona University in 2005. She began her career as a middle-school English teacher and coach. For the last fifteen years, she has focused more on collegiate student services, office management, and program coordination. A native of Montana, she moved with her family to Colorado in 2008 and has loved every minute of living in this beautiful state.

In her free time, Kari can be found experimenting with new recipes, watching a good movie, or spending quality time with her husband and children.


Kari.Phillipps@Ucdenver.edu