Kaoru Scarlett is the General Manager for the Hampton Inn Lincoln Airport. She has over 15 years of experience in the hospitality industry. Kaoru has held various positions in the hospitality business. She has been a front desk agent, a front desk supervisor, an Accounting and Human Resources manager, and an Assistant General Manager. In August 2017, Kaoru left Omaha, after 19 years, for the position in Lincoln and joined Lincoln Hotel Group.
Kaoru was born and raised in Kurashiki City, Okayama prefecture, Japan.
Her parents owned and ran a coffee shop in her hometown for nearly 40 years. At age 5, Kaoru was already involved helping her parents in the family’s coffee shop.
After graduating with a bachelor’s degree in Communication from Sanyo Gakuen University in Japan, Kaoru came to Omaha to attend the Intensive Language program at UNO. Kaoru then studied and completed an associate degree in Computer Networking.
Kaoru enjoys researching recipes and cooking at home with her husband.