Kari Doyle oral history interview, June 29, 2018
From Christoffer Petersen on July 3rd, 2018
Kari Doyle is the Brewing Logistics Specialist at Deschutes Brewery. Doyle grew up in a family that moved regularly because of her father’s job with government, and she reflects on living in different places, meeting new people and experiences different culture, her education in different countries, and her family and their traditions. She talks about joining the Marines, her experiences in Japan and Iraq, and her transition back to civilian life. Doyle has held a variety of positions at Deschutes, and she talks about working on the packaging line, as the Brewmaster’s Assistant to Larry Sidor, Brian Faivre, and Cam O’Connor, and about her current role as Brewing Logistics Specialist. She talks about living in Bend, why the company culture is important to her, and why she likes working in the brewing industry.
The interview was conducted by Tiah Edmunson-Morton and Anna Dvorak on June 29, 2018 at the Deschutes Brewery in Bend, Oregon. It is a component of the Oregon Hops and Brewing Archives Oral History Collection (OH 35), Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Oregon State University Libraries.