Carolyn has served on the synod staff since October of 2013. For the two years prior, she was the "regular Monday volunteer" in the synod office. She was the first Magi Conference Chair, serving for three years, and was a member of the Budget and Finance Committee for two three-year terms. She has also served on the Community Life Team for several ELCA Youth Gatherings.
As a 30 year employee, Carolyn retired from AT&T (BellSouth) as the Director of Employee Education. She subsequently retired a second time after13 years as an Accounts Manager of a local dental practice.
Carolyn is a member of Living Grace, Tucker, GA. She has one daughter, Stephanie, who currently resides in Minneapolis, MN.