Kari Kohn is the Director of Finance and a Research Scholar at the Marron Institute. Her primary responsibilities include designing and implementing all internal Marron financial infrastructure as well as analyzing all financial information in line with the Institute's mission of impact and financial sustainability. In addition, she works with the Director and Deputy Director on broad institute strategy and planning. She is also part of the founding team at the Urbanization Project, a Marron-affiliated research center at NYU's Stern School of Business. Prior to joining NYU, she was a founding team member and Treasurer of Charter Cities, a non-profit that focused on the potential for new cities to advance reform in rapidly urbanizing countries. Before that she was a special situations investment analyst at several buy side funds and at Morgan Stanley. She holds an MBA from the University of Chicago and graduated magna cum laude from Duke University with a B.A. in Mathematics and B.S. in Economics.