Carrie’s affinity for the hospitality industry, along with her meticulous attention to detail and natural personal development abilities allow her to capitalize not only on our clients’ potential, but Think Up’s as well. Always the overachiever, Carrie received dual degrees in both English and Psychology during her time at Illinois Wesleyan University. Carrie brings 28 years of experience with Marriott International, where her various responsibilities in Catering and Restaurants, and Marketing and Sales eventually led to her role as Area Director, Select Service & Extended Stay. From there, she then took her talents to White Lodging, where she held the role of Regional VP of Operations for three years prior to joining Think Up. This experience combined with her intrinsic drive for success make Carrie a natural fit as Senior Consultant. At Think Up, Carrie spends the majority of her time as problem solver extraordinaire. Whether she’s analyzing performance hindrances, assisting in design solutions or even supporting in event execution, Carrie continuously remains motivated and results driven.