Carol graduated from Lee High School in Springfield, Virginia In 1963. Carol received her BA degree in Journalism from the University of South Carolina in 1975 and her Juris Doctorate from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 1978. She is a member of the Lexington County Bar Association, the South Carolina Bar Association, South Carolina Association for Justice, the Family Law Section of the State Bar Association and is past President of the Lexington County Bar Association. In addition to her private practice, Carol has previously served as counsel for the Department of Social Services in Lexington, McCormick, Edgefield and Saluda Counties. Carol is a certified Family Court Mediator. Carol's current focus is primarily Domestic Relations and Family Law. Carol is licensed to practice before the United States District Court and the United States Supreme Court.