Carol supports NREL Wind and Water Power and the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy communications projects. She writes the International Energy Agency (IEA) Wind Annual Report U.S. Chapter; writes, edits and manages the DOE Wind Program newsletter; and provides logistical support for DOE's presence at large events such as American Wind Energy Association WINDPOWER. Prior to joining the wind communications team, Carol served on NREL's solar communications team, where she managed communications for the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon, a highly visible international student competition. Carol led a team of writers, editors, and designers in developing event websites, brochures, fact sheets, fliers, posters, technical reports, exhibit signage, interactive displays, newsletters, videos, and other materials. Prior to joining NREL, Carol owned her own consultancy and also served in senior editorial positions at public relations and marketing agencies.