Carol Wright Kenderdine serves as the director of Easterseals Transportation Group which includes serving as co-director of the National Aging and Disability Transportation Center. Previously at Easterseals, she served as National Director of Easter Seals Project ACTION and co-director of the National Center on Senior Transportation, and led the Veterans Transportation Assistance Programs. Carol’s earlier work experience includes serving as Associate Director for the Small Urban & Rural Transit Center, Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute, at North Dakota State University, where her primary responsibilities were the development and delivery of national training programs and outreach efforts. She has more than 12 years of experience as Executive Director of senior services and public transportation for a multi-county agency in central North Dakota, served as director of a residential facility for individuals with traumatic brain injuries, held management positions in long-term care, and was an independent consultant in marketing and development.
Carol holds an M.S. in Human Development and Education/Gerontology from North Dakota State University and a B.S. in Speech/English/Education from North Dakota State University.