Kara Lassen Oliver has worked in publishing for over 12 years. She began writing curriculum for the United Methodist Publishing House and small group resources for Upper Room Books. As an independent contractor, she began content editing and publishing her own books. From 2009-2011 she and her family served as Volunteers in Mission in Malawi where she assisted Rev. Steve Bryant of Discipleship Resources International to launch publishing teams in the Malawi Provisional Annual Conference and Zimbabwe Episcopal Area. Upon return to Nashville, TN, she continued in this capacity walking along side Publishing Teams in the Central Conferences. Oliver joined the staff in March 2014 as the Director of Publishing Initiatives in the Central Conferences. She holds a Master of Divinity from Vanderbilt Divinity School.
Director of Discipleship Resources International Publishing Initiatives for Central Conferences