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Carrie serves as a human-centered design specialist and project manager at Ideal State. She's passionate about helping organizations transform and improve their digital tools to create even greater positive change in the world.
Prior to joining Ideal State, Carrie served as the Director for Knowledge Management for Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service (LIRS), a nationwide refugee resettlement support agency headquartered in Baltimore, MD. She led the development and oversight of processes and systems to foster learning and sharing among LIRS staff and the organization's national network of refugee resettlement partners. Carrie also managed communications, organizational planning and knowledge management for Everyday Democracy, a national civic organization supporting communities to engage people in dialogue on problem solving on critical public issues.
Carrie holds a master’s in organizational management from Eastern Connecticut State University and resides outside of Baltimore, MD, with her husband and four socially-awkward cats. When not working on digital transformation projects, Carrie enjoys feasting on Maryland crabs, gardening, running, and biking on the C&O Canal Towpath.