Carol is dedicated to supporting the collaborative success of project teams, individuals and organizations.
Carol is an Architect with 40 years of experience in the design and construction industry.
She is the Founder and Chief Vision Officer of I-LinCP, and the owner of Synergy Builders Consulting, LLC, which is focused on improving collaboration using Partnering processes, producing the Owner's Project Requirements (OPR), facilitating strategic planning, organizational development and organizational culture change and improvement, and training in leadership-building, communications and managing conflict.
Prior to forming Synergy Builders, Carol had ten years in executive administration and project management with FIATECH (a consortium under the Construction Industry Institute), and at the University of Texas System-OFPC as a project manager and assistant director. The ten years prior were spent as an architect and project manager with architectural firms in Austin, Texas.
Carol formed the nonprofit, Institute for Leadership in Capital Projects (I-LinCP) in early 2010. I-LinCP provides a collaborative venue for industry leaders from all stakeholder groups to share information and openly discuss capital project industry concerns and challenges, and helping leaders, teams and organizations in the design and construction industry to flourish.
Carol holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin, School of Architecture and Urban Planning, and a Masters degree in Organizational Leadership and Ethics from St. Edward's University.