As Head of People Operations, Carrie is responsible for hiring, developing, and retaining a happy and productive staff.
After launching her career as a copywriter at TBWA/Chiat/Day Advertising and gaining experience in PR and marketing, she helped to launch the Community Management practices at Yelp and Google, ran the Philadelphia branch of the world’s largest creative staffing firm and led talent acquisition, employee relations, training and development efforts for some of Philadelphia’s top advertising, digital and branding agencies.
Carrie is one of the founding organizers of DisruptHR Philadelphia and has served on the board of AIGA Philadelphia; she also speaks frequently on People Operations topics, was a Thought Leader at the 2018 Pennsylvania Conference for Women and was nominated in 2019 for the prestigious HR Person of the Year award.
A graduate of The Fashion Institute of Technology in NYC, Carrie brings a non-traditional, eclectic approach to her coaching and people operations work. She is a formally trained Leadership and Personal Development Coach and earned her CPC (Certified Professional Coach) and ELI-MP (Energy Leadership Master Practitioner) certifications through iPEC, accredited by the International Coach Federation (ICF). In her free time, she enjoys meditation, yoga, hiking, travel, and spending time with her best friend, the television.