Carolyn has been on the Family Enhancement Center team for 13 years, first as a Parent Educator providing excellent in-home parent education for families in the Hennepin county child protection system. Carolyn now manages Family Enhancement Center’s In-Home Family Parenting and Development Programs for both Hennepin and Ramsey Counties. She leads the programs administrative functions by evaluating each incoming referral for assignment to the most suited parent educator, managing staff caseloads, and completing county updates. Carolyn trains and mentors FEC’s parent educators and is the liaison between Family Enhancement staff and Hennepin county supervisors and social workers.
Carolyn also manage FEC’s volunteer parent mentorship program – The Nest Project – where she oversees the recruitment of volunteers, builds partnerships outside of the program, and matches volunteers and families.
Carolyn believe every child should have a chance to grow up in a healthy environment and go on to become productive citizens.