Kari M. Yonke, CSC, FCRA Basic Certification, FCRA Advanced Certification


"Being part of Eide Bailly has helped me grow professionally and personally. The opportunities and challenges have helped me become a trusted advisor to our clients in both placement recruiting and employment background check services."


Kari is a human resources, staffing and recruiting professional who manages the background check services department. She provides clients with placement search services, including crafting job descriptions, screening resumes and conducting interviewing, as well as coaching clients throughout the entire hiring process.

When you work with Kari to help build out a team, you will have experience and expertise on your side. Kari strives to ensure your professional needs are being met so your business goals can be achieved with the right employees in place.

When not in the office, Kari likes to make the most of the upper Midwest’s short summers by soaking up the sun on the golf course, at the campground and on her bike. She also loves to get involved and watch her kids’ activities.



Society for Human Resource Management
National Association of Professional Background Screeners
Fargo Moorhead Human Resource Association
American Staffing Association
Fargo Moorhead Human Resource Association


Certified Search Consultant
FCRA Advanced Certification
FCRA Basic Certification


Associate of Applied Science, Executive Administrative Assistant with legal emphasis - Interstate Business College, Fargo
Dale Carnegie Course Graduate
Predictive Index Management Workshop- Licensed Analyst


Client Work

Placements include CFOs, Controllers, VP of Finance, Accountants, Executive Directors, HR Managers and administrative professionals in a variety of industries.


Community Involvement

Junior Achievement, volunteer
Annual Fargo Marathon, volunteer
West Fargo Flyers swim club, volunteer and supporter