She was Chief Internal Auditor of the London Borough of Merton for eight years and more recently Head of Internal Audit and Risk at the London Borough of Hackney. She took early retirement to enable her to spend more time with her grandchildren.
Carole was also an active member of the London Audit Group, a self help group for Heads of Audit across London and the Home Counties, and served as Chair of the Group for two years.
In all Carole’s roles she has been active in promoting good governance, excellent internal controls and effective risk management.
She is also an independent member of the London Borough of Lewisham's Audit Panel.
Carole has a long time passion for history and visiting places of interest and now enjoys sharing this passion with her grandchildren. She is keen to share her expertise gained over a long career in the public sector with The National Lottery Heritage Fund to ensure that historical sites, parks and other items of interest continue to be available to be shared with the public.