Carlyn worked in nonprofit fundraising, board development and management for over twenty five years. Her experience includes independent schools, college and health and service organization. She also organized travel groups to destinations including Jordan, Portugal, France and Italy. Carlyn had a summer home in West Falmouth for many years. In 2001, she moved permanently to West Falmouth. She was the Executive Director of the Hospice Foundation which included raising funds to build the Mary McCarthy in Sandwich.
Carlyn’s board experience includes Falmouth Artist Guild, Harbor Health and Services and the West Falmouth Library. She was President of the library Board for seven years and chaired their capital campaign.