Carole is a Certified Culinary Professional (CCP) Emeritus by the International Association of Culinary Professionals (IACP), a founding member and Past-President of Les Dames d’Escoffier, San Diego Chapter, an international organization of women of achievement in the culinary industry, and a Yoga Alliance Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) at the 200 hour level. Also, Carole holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of California, Berkeley.