This is Kari Kelley, this is her story.
By the time Kari Kelley was four years old, she had been adopted twice. The first time was when she was 9 months and then again at age 4. Within these family situations she encountered unthinkable abuse. In spite of her suffering and impairment, she turned her childhood ordeal into an opportunity. Kari discovered a deep inner strength and a purpose. She chose to inspire and assist people to overcome adversity in their own lives. Kari Kelley, author of ‘Black Blind and Female’ has been a featured speaker, author and vocalist on numerous stages, panels, radio and TV shows. Kari created produced and performed her one woman show “Somebody Else’s Child” in May 2014. Kari is currently co-hosting “the KNOW show on Radio by Renford with Rev. Robert JV McMillan.
In this video I talked about how I had to face mistreatment as a baby, and how I have to live with the effects that came from it.
"Kari Kelley, author of Black Blind and Female has been a featured speaker, author and vocalist on numerous stages, panels, radio and TV shows in Northern and Southern CA. Kari is featured in the May 2014 issue of Landmark Insights, about the creation, production and performance of her one woman show entitled Somebody Else’s Child Kari was featured on the cover of I Am Enough Magazine’s May 2015 issue and a guest on Outrageously Successful Woman TV in Southern CA.
She was featured on In The Arts. a show hosted by Will Nichols on KMVT channel 15 twice and Kari currently co-hosts a radio show called the KNOW show every Wed from 5-6 pm PDT. Kari is a contributing author to the recent amazon best selling book entitled Village Pearls.Kari lives in Silicon Valley where she is currently at work producing her second one woman show called "Voices of Resilience" that will debut Oct 15,2016."