Carol first started work with the NCRPC in 1980 after graduating from the North Central Kansas Area Vocational-Technical School with a focus on Office Education. Her first assignment was that of Secretary and Assistant Bookkeeper. She was the Administrative Assistant and served as the personnel officer for many years before being named Housing Director in January 2008. Carol administers housing rehabilitation projects in the region and oversees day-to-day housing programs for the NCRPC. She is certified by the Kansas Department of Commerce Community Development Block Grant program as a housing administrator and has also earned certification by the National Development Council as an Economic Development Finance Professional.