Carolyn has been a trustee of Acorn since 2017, taking on the role of Vice Chair in 2022. As an ex-parent at Acorn, Carolyn has a detailed understanding of the social impact of Acorn's work.

Carolyn is a Chartered Tax advisor and Partner at EY LLP with over 20 years of advising both corporate and charity clients, so brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise in matters of taxation to Acorn. Carolyn's experience advising entrepreneurial and charity clients has supported the Board of Trustees, CEO and Senior Leadership Team as the organisation has grown.