Kari Johnson is responsible for coordinating the administrative and service activities of the Children’s Development Services Department. Working with a multidisciplinary team of developmental specialists, therapists and educators, Kari assists in the development and coordination of new programs and services within the department along with outreach efforts. . She is also responsible for maintaining and enhancing effective and efficient systems. Kari is a strong proponent of inclusive education and has an interest in music education and its benefits to early childhood development. Kari holds a B.A. in music, with emphasis on flute performance and music technology, and a professional certificate in copyediting, both from the University of California, San Diego.