Kara Weimer grew up in western Pennsylvania, but moved to Greenville, South Carolina in high school. She graduated from Bob Jones University with a B.S. in Mathematics Education in 2005. She then taught for two years at Bob Jones Junior High and completed a M.Ed. in Mathematics in 2008 from the University. The next two years she taught high school math and coached volleyball and basketball at Tabernacle Christian School in Greenville. In 2010, Kara pursued a M.S. in Mathematical Sciences at Clemson University which she completed in 2012. She and her husband moved to Winston-Salem this summer. She is excited to be joining the Salem faculty this year.