Kari Van Hoof, CCP, is a Compensation Professional at PayScale. She has worked with organizations to develop compensation strategies and build pay structures in industries including manufacturing, transportation, health care and IT. Kari specializes in creating competitive pay programs and helping organizations communicate about compensation. Prior to transitioning to a career in HR, she spent 11 years in fundraising for non-profit housing and health organizations and also served as an Army intelligence officer. You can follow Kari on LinkedIn.