Raised in Toronto, Carol moved to Victoria in 1986 settling in Fernwood, which reminded her of the Annex district in Toronto (a historic downtown neighbourhood which became a cultural hub). She has been involved with the Fernwood Community Association since 1990 and is a former Director, Vice-President and President of the organization. She also started the FCA’s Cultural Committee. A writer and heritage advocate, Carol wrote the Fernwood Historical Walking Tour still in use. Carol works as an editor, instructs writing programs through the University of Victoria (Continuing Studies) and is also a performing jazz vocalist and songwriter.
Contact email: casjazz (at) islandnet (dot) com