Meet the Team
Chief of Staff
MBA, Northwestern University
BA, Hamilton College
Carolyn has over 17 years of strategy and operations experience across nonprofit, social enterprise, government and corporate roles.
Most recently, Carolyn was Deputy to the COO at Turnaround for Children, managed the Program Operations Department and led efforts to redesign central & regional operations. In 2012, Carolyn co-founded Young Education Professionals –NYC, which connects and empowers tomorrow’s leaders through knowledge, career and professional development programs. Carolyn has also worked at Pearson collaborating with State Education Departments to create online education technology platforms, at NYC Department of Education managing 23 grant programs totaling $2.5B in funding, and at Teach For America leading strategic planning processes. She began her career advising Fortune 500 companies on cross-functional process redesign and systems implementation.
Carolyn holds an MBA from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a bachelor’s degree in biology from Hamilton College.