Cari graduated from The University of Missouri Kansas City School of Dentistry with a bachelors degree in dental hygiene in May 1996.   She Married Dr. Ramsey Shouman in 1997 and together made their home in Columbia in 1998.  In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and their three daughters Devin, Jentry and Cameron.  She loves anything outdoors and water-skiing with her family.