Cara was born and raised in Bend, Oregon. After graduation from high school, she attended Central Oregon Community College, where she met her husband, Jeff Kobernik, and earned her Associate of Arts degree before moving to La Grande, OR to attend Eastern Oregon University. After obtaining her Bachelor’s Degree in English Discourse, Cara worked in medical and dental offices in Portland before finding her home with her family in Roseburg, Oregon.
Cara managed her husband’s dental office in Roseburg for ten years before moving on to become the practice manager and anesthesia assistant for Oregon Dental Anesthesia. She enjoys helping patients obtain the dental care they need and making a difference in the lives of others.
Cara enjoys freelance editing and writing and works for Breaking Muscle, a health and fitness website, in her spare time. Cara also loves to bake with her daughter, Olivia, and spend time with her three dogs. An avid reader, Cara can often be found with a cup of coffee in one hand and a book in the other.