Carole is a retired attoney from Gunter & Murphy, LLP, which specialized in Estate Administration, Estate Planning, and preparation of tax returns for decendents.

She has been active in the Elderlaw Committee, Columbia Estate Planning Council, Asbury Memorial United Methodist Chuch, was a former directo of Girl Scouts of the Congaree Council, and former director of Hospice with Baptist Hospital. 

She is now a member of the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Beaufort, and has been an ACLU member since 1988.  She also successfully petitioned Beaufort for guardianship for an Unaccompanied Minor from Mexico, on behalf of Appleseed Justice.