Carole married her husband, Dick, in Mbale, Uganda, and worked as head of the English Department at a secondary school in Bukedi. She is a former school teacher of gifted and talented, learning challenged, and ESOL students in the City of Falls Church public schools. After earning a Masters in Education specializing in counseling, she worked for 15 years as a counselor in the Fairfax County public schools. Through REACH, she has been able to reconnect with Uganda and work with the local people, who are welcoming, loving, and grateful for all that is being done through REACH. She finds the work gratifying and heartwarming. Uganda will steal your heart.