Prior to establishing CG&A, Carole served as Regional Political Director for the American Medical Association with political and grassroots experience in 27 states. She was also Director of Corporate Programs for the National Governors Association with membership development among Fortune 500 and 100 CEOs and CFOs. Carole has more than 21 years of professional political and fundraising experience and has worked on a variety of state and federal campaigns as well as the Capitol Hill offices of U.S. Congressman Tom Petri (WI) and former U.S. Congressman John Hiler (IN). Carole is a graduate of Taylor University in Indiana and the American Studies Program in Washington, DC. She has been a guest speaker at the Asian-American Campaign School, and taught PAC and major donor fundraising classes at The Graduate School of Political Management at The George Washington University, The Campaign Management Institute at American University, the AIPAC Political Management Seminar, and WISH List.