Profiles: Carol Perez

Carol Perez

Carol Perez

MS Integrated Marketing Communications 16

Community Affairs Organizer at Lyft

In 2016, Carol Perez graduated with an MS in Integrated Marketing Communications (IMC) with a concentration in Public Relations. While completing her degree, she served as a Public Policy Fellow for Twitter. Post graduation, she earned a position at Lyft as a Community Affairs Organizing Coordinator.

Previously, Carol worked for prestigious companies such as FOX Latin American Channels, Leo Burnett and CNN. Carol holds a BA in Social Communications from the Universidad Catolica Andres Bello in her home country, Venezuela. After graduating, she volunteered for 2 months as an English teacher in Thailand, and then went back to work for CNN.

Carol in one Word: Energetic

Interest & Hobbies: Volunteering, hiking, painting and yoga

Favorite Musical Artist: Ilan Chester

Guilty Pleasure: Sea salt caramel ice cream

Favorite Quote: "Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn." -- Benjamin Franklin