Karli grew up dancing at Starstruck Academy of Dance in Denver, Colorado. She has trained in jazz, contemporary, ballet, tap and hip hop. In 2010-2013 Karli was a member of the 15-time National Champion BYU Cougarettes. She was the head dance captain, and has won four national titles with the Cougarettes. Karli also had the opportunity to dance for Bonnie Story in a commercial for Marriot Hotels. She has choreographed for numerous high school and college teams, and teaches full-time at The Dance Project SLC. She currently is a member of the Divinity Professional Dance Company in Salt Lake City, Utah.