Carolyn grew up in Ft Worth. She is a graduate of the University of North Texas (then known as North Texas State). Professionally she has been a retail department store buyer, a regional sale manager for an international crystal company and, for the past twenty three years, a registered interior designer for her company that specializes in space planning and custom storage solutions for closets, kitchen, baths, etc.
Carolyn became active in church work in her youth and joined First Presbyterian after attending Foster Open Ring Sunday School class and volunteering at the Stewpot for several years. She values the faithfulness and commitment of this congregation to service in the community, and the quality of the preaching and teaching.
She is honored to be a part of the committee responsible for discerning the Holy Spirit's call of the next pastor of First Presbyterian Dallas.