Caroline is from New York City. She's active in the community as a board member of Sutton Place Synagogue; a not-for-profit cultural organization, City Lore; and the University of Maryland Carey School of Law where she is especially involved with promoting professional skills for women, people of diverse ethnicity/race and gender orientation. She has artistic inclinations, and professionally is an attorney. She co-founded, with her husband, a boutique law firm that specializes in zoning, land use and landmark preservation in NYC. Caroline has terrific stepchildren and daughters- and son-in-laws and six grandchildren who call her Safta.