Cara, 40, lives in Seattle, Washington (USA) and works at Senior Services as the Director of Wellness and Evidence-Based Programming (http://www.projectenhance.org/). She will be part of the crew on board Oceans of Hope between Atlantic City, New Jersey, and Charleston, South Carolina.
Cara is no stranger to adventure and self-discovery. The first time she traveled beyond North America she decided to backpack around the world by herself. Cara is a graduate of Stanford University and was a competitive rowing and sailing coach in college. She was diagnosed with MS in 2010 and now works as a Director of Information and Advocacy for a non-profit organization in Washington State serving older adults and caregivers.