Kari Lentowicz

Company: Diamonds in the Rough ( DITR)
Founder and CEO

Kari Lentowicz

Diamonds in the Rough ( DITR), Founder, Kari Lentowicz, BSc, M.A. Disaster and Emergency Management, EP, PMP

Diamonds in the Rough Emergency Rescue Organization (DITR). We are a non- profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness around diversity and inclusion with a focus on emergency response and mine rescue.

Diamonds in the Rough promotes diversity and inclusion in mine rescue and emergency response. Diamonds in the Rough educates and engages women in high profile international competitions to improve skills, increase visibility and advance opportunities for women in mine rescue. To further the next generation of mine rescue workers, Diamonds in the Rough continues to educate youth and the general public on this area.

Keri is co-founder, coach and managing director of the non-profit Diamonds in the Rough. They coordinate the development and approval of a non-profit organization The organization selects, builds and trains an all-female mine rescue team to participate in international events such as the 2018 International Mines Rescue Competition that placed 15th out of 25 teams comprised of men;