Carol earned her BA in Liberal Studies, with a Minor in Health Science and a Minor in Technical Writing, from West Chester University. She became the editor and a staff writer for NEWSline Communications, Inc., a company specializing in national monthly magazines for individuals in the health professions. During her time there, she expanded the list of titles from three to five, and added a web component. Later, Carol left to raise her three daughters. She joined the staff at the Waldorf School of Baltimore in 2013 after realizing a long-term goal of placing all three daughters at WSB. She is a life-long member of the Waldorf community, having graduated from Kimberton Waldorf School, where both of her parents, her brother, and her sister all taught at various times. She also has an aunt and an uncle who were teachers at the Garden City Waldorf School on Long Island.