Carolyn Hendricks Vice President of Operations & Program

Carolyn Hendricks joined the staff of The Carying Place in 2021 as the VP of Operations and Programs following a long history of volunteering for the organization.   Since 2006, she has served as their Board President, Vice President, Treasurer, Committee Chairs, and acting Executive Director.  Carolyn is Certified as a Nonprofit Executive, Nonprofit Development Executive, and Nonprofit Consultant by the National Association of Nonprofit Executives.

Prior to joining The Carying Place, Carolyn spent over 40 years working in Information Technology in various roles including SAS Institute – Sr Manager Program Management Office, Incendio Technology – Executive Director Strategy, BizCarta – Vice President and Director Business Development, and Analysts International – Managing Director Business Solutions Group and Business Development.

Carolyn shared “I am passionate about the work of The Carying Place and excited about the transformations that happen for the families we serve.”  Carolyn can be reached at or 919-462-1800.

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