Cari Claussen

Cari ClaussenCurrent Location: Sherman, IL
Hometown: Sherman, IL

UIS Degree: B.A. 2005 (Psychology)

Current Position
Owner of Country Lane Memory Care Assisted Living in Riverton, Illinois

Career Highlights
“Starting Country Lane Memory Care from the very bottom. It took over two years. Usually Assisted Livings are owned by big corporations (which I am not). Country Lane is family owned and operated.”

Memories of UIS
“I met a lot of nice people and teachers really cared.”

How did UIS change or prepare you?
“In every job I have ever had I have used my degree from UIS. Also, in this process my education is often asked about.”

Interesting Fact
“I ride horses. Every year I go on the largest trail ride in the U.S. with my horse and stay for one week. It’s in Missouri, off the Jack Fork River.”

Posted on January 12, 2016