Carolyn’s work focuses on the relationship between health and the built environment. At Delos, Carolyn investigates the role of various building and behavioral factors in health and well-being and supports projects to develop products and services to optimize these factors.
Before joining Delos, Carolyn worked on research studies on housing as a determinant of health at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health and Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation, including smoke-free housing policy, energy efficiency, and insecurity, and neighborhood-level health exposures. She has contributed to several peer-reviewed journal articles on diverse housing topics. She also worked for several years as a healthcare consultant in Washington, DC.
Carolyn holds a Master of Public Health in Sociomedical Sciences from Columbia University, where she received the Distinguished Master’s Thesis Award for her work on a conceptual model of the relationship between housing and health equity. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology from Washington University in St. Louis.