Prior to joining Drake University Law School as Assistant Director of Career Development, Carole had a broad-based legal career in Des Moines beginning as a bond attorney with Ahlers & Cooney, P.C. More recently, she was a commercial real estate broker with CB Richard Ellis/Hubbell Commercial. She has also been Assistant General Counsel at Wells Fargo Financial, Inc., General Counsel to the Iowa Finance Authority and vice president of Springsted Incorporated, a public finance advisory firm.
Carole’s cultural and community activities keep her in touch with issues affecting many organizations. She served eight years on the Windsor Heights City Council. She is a member of Des Moines Founders Garden Club. She has served on the following boards: Bravo Greater Des Moines, Metro Waste Authority, Windsor Heights Lutheran Church, Terrace Hill Society, Questers and PEO. Past affiliations include Metro Arts, Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation, Civic Music Association, Des Moines Symphony Ambassadors, United Nations Association, and the West Des Moines Community Schools Foundation.
- Business Record “Forty Under Forty”
- Greater Des Moines Leadership Institute Graduate
- Leadership Iowa Graduate
- Des Moines Register “Iowa Up and Comer”
April 30, 2022