Meet Our Team


Kara Bye


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Kara Bye is 28 years old and currently serves as YPR’s Project Manager for the MyJourney program in Wichita, Kansas. Kara’s career experience has included providing mental health services to youth in need and advocating for awareness. Recently, she has worked as a Prevention Facilitator where she visited multiple public schools in the Wichita area to implement a life skills development program to at-risk youth. She graduated from Pittsburg State University in 2010, receiving a Bachelor of Science in Psychology. Kara then completed her Master of Science degree in Counseling Psychology at Avila University in 2014. Her education has allowed her the experiences of serving those in need through behavioral health residencies, school counseling services, child abuse prevention centers, addiction recovery units, and nonprofit development. She has a love for working with young people and empowering brighter futures. Kara’s dedication is to her work and to her family. You will find her enjoying time with her incredibly supportive fiancée, Kenny and their 3-year old daughter, Kaylee.