Kari Bruffett

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Kari Bruffett

Public Biography

Kari is a co-founder of the Series.
Vice President for Policy at the Kansas Health Institute; former Secretary of the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services; former Director of the Division of Health Care Finance and former Assistant Secretary for Policy and External Affairs, Kansas Department of Health and Environment; former Government Affairs Liaison, University of Kansas Hospital; former Executive Director, Kansas Republican Party; former community relations manager, Koch Industries; former Legislative Director, Congressman Jerry Moran; former staff, US Senator Nancy Kassebaum Baker; former reporter.
Kari is a graduate of Fort Hays State University. She lives outside Lawrence, Kan., with her husband and two daughters.