CAROLE STARKCategory: Board Member
As the Executive Director of Water Matters, a non-profit charitable organization, Carole leads a talented team in championing the improvement of watershed protection throughout Alberta. Carole’s career has spanned working with the Alberta Forest Service, the Banff Centre environmental management programs, educational consulting, and non-profit leadership in community-based conservation and sustainability. In her past role as Executive Director of the Chinook Institute, she worked with rural communities across Alberta to facilitate community and land use planning that protects the natural and cultural values of place. Carole earned a M.Ed. in Adult, Community and Higher Education at the University of Calgary, and a B.A. in Recreation Administration at the University of Alberta. She is a long-time resident of the inspiring mountain community of Canmore.