Caroline has a background in training and development, project management, secondary and further education, and careers advice and guidance. She has worked extensively with small and medium sized businesses, coaching, mentoring and developing staff at all levels. Currently Caroline is Chairman of PeaceJam UK, a peace education programme involving Nobel Peace Laureates, and is undertaking a PhD in strategic planning within the volunteer service sector at Southampton Solent University. She became a member of the Rotary Club of Ringwood in 2001, was its President in 2006/7 and District 1110’s Governor in 2011/12. Since then she has been a member of the RIBI Vocational Service Committee and a continuing link to the UK Government’s Commission for Social Mobility. She also continues to be the District lead on Visioning and the Chairman of the District’s Steering Group for the “Our Children: Our Future” initiative, and is an Assistant Regional Coordinator for Zone 18a.