As the Director of Human Resources for The Raben Group, Carla oversees compliance, talent and performance management as well as employee relations and brings nearly a decade of progressive human resources experience in the nonprofit sector. She’s passionate about leadership development as well as women’s advocacy and routinely coaches women on the next best steps for their career trajectories.
Acknowledging the importance of professional development, Carla serves on the Board of Directors for the Women’s Campaign Fund (WCF) and is a graduate of WeLEAD, a bipartisan leadership-training program run by the Women & Politics Institute at American University. She’s a former Chair of the Women’s Information Network (WIN) having led the organization during the 2011-2012 executive committee term.
Outside of work, Carla is an ultra-runner and street-style photographer. A native of Little Rock, Arkansas, Carla received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with a minor in Spanish from Sewanee: The University of the South. She’s also a certified Professional in Human Resources (PHR) and Society for Human Resource Management – Certified Professional (SHRM-CP).