Carol began her paralegal career in the area of civil litigation and for the last ten years, has worked in the fields of estate planning and probate. She holds the Certified Paralegal designation and has also obtained designation as Florida Certified Paralegal and Florida Registered Paralegal. Originally from the Midwest, Carol earned her bachelor’s degree at Michigan State University and completed some master’s degree coursework in social work and counseling. Her prior career experience in social work provides her with additional skills and insight in dealing with clients and their families facing end-of-life matters. A former Master Gardener, she is fond of anything horticultural and actually enjoys digging in her yard. For exercise she runs, and has completed seven marathons in the past ten years. She is also a proud grandmother.