Carol McCarthy


Carol is a Chicago native, most recently hailing from Denver, Colorado. Carol studied Spanish and English at the University of Iowa, with a focus in Creative Writing and a minor in Gender Studies.

Carol's education background lends her an inclusive lens. She fosters a fierce passion for making and appreciating art. As a creative type, wants learning to be exciting and inspiring; something that ignites a passion to create, discover, and widen one’s world view. Carol grew up in a bilingual home and is excited to pass along the language and culture of her family to new generations.

In her free time, Carol is an avid reader, writer, podcast enthusiast, artist, and social justice warrior. She believes in empathy, patience, and empowerment. She hopes to learn a few green thumb skills from her plant-growing-peers at Fusion Academy.