Having grown up in Kitchener-Waterloo, Carolyn comes from a strong tech community with experience working in high-growth startups. She graduated from Western University with a Bachelor of Management and Organizational Studies as well as many achievements in event planning and charity fundraising. Upon completing her studies, she worked at a startup that specialized in automotive client experience software called The Minery. She eventually made her way back to Kitchener to Vidyard, the leading video platform for businesses, where she was an executive assistant and customer product Trainer. Carolyn loves the energy, hustle, and creativity that emanates from a startup environment.