Born and raised in Birmingham, Caroline developed a passion for working with children in high school. She attended college at Auburn University and earned her Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education. For her final semester, Caroline traveled to Perth, Australia to broaden her understanding of education on a global scale. During college, she had the opportunity to work with local nonprofit organizations including Smile-A-Mile and Habitat for Humanity and was a Child Life Volunteer at Children’s of Alabama. The summer before her senior year, she completed an internship in New York City at the Metro and Western New York chapter of the Make-A-Wish Foundation. In her spare time, Caroline enjoys traveling with her husband, Kirk, going to the lake, and being with her family.