Caroline Woods joined Girls on the Run of NOVA in March 2020. Caroline has a long-standing history with the Girls on the Run, serving as a volunteer, co-founder, and board chair of a council in New Haven County, Connecticut. She is a mission-driven leader with an established career of successfully building and leading effective programs that ensure the social, emotional, and physical health and safety of children. Prior to GOTR NOVA, Caroline was the National Human Trafficking Hotline Director at Polaris where she was responsible for providing strategic oversight and management of the program. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from Duke University and a Master of Science degree in Child Life from Bank Street College of Education.