Karla-Kai, has a history of working for organisations servicing First Nation's people, people of colour,
, non-binary people, people who don't identify with the gender assigned at birth, people with diverse sexuality and people with disabilities.
Karla-Kai is an experienced clinical social worker, with a history of working in area mental health, not for profits and service delivery/co-ordination. Here she supported people and their systems manage a variety of challenges, promoted self-determined recovery, and advocated for social inclusion. Karla-Kai has worked across the lifespan, with clients, carers, partners and with a variety of family systems. Working in partnership with people who are living with complex mental health concerns.