Holden has been employed at SVVMC since August 1998. "Kari is a talented therapist who maintains a positive attitude and is full of energy. She has an infectious laugh and is outstanding in her ability to motivate her patients. Most recently, she has been the driving force in establishing a Senior Wellness Program and expanding Rehab Services to the second floor of the former hospital. She enthusiastically promotes her profession by her actions and accomplishments." These comments were shared in employee of the month nominations for Holden.
"Kari thoroughly enjoys helping people and that is one of the things that make her such an outstanding therapist," said Bob Brockevelt, rehabilitation services manager at Sioux Valley Vermillion Medical Center.
Holden is married to Chad Holden and they have three children. The Holden family resides in Vermillion. Kari is a native of Council Bluffs, IA.