Carole became an active member of PROG in 1980, shortly after the club was founded in 1978 and she served as President, Vice President, Recording Secretary, Corresponding Secretary, Show Chair, Property Chair, Program Co-Chair and Convention Chair at different times and more than once throughout the years. Most recently she edited the club’s newsletter and served on the board of directors and was active until the day she passed.
Carole was married to Les White for 54 years. In addition to school teaching, Les was a photographer for her Published books. In addition to collecting, for a number of years Carole was a potter, producing wheel-thrown stoneware and Raku vessels. She worked full time in newspaper entertainment advertising for more than 25 years. She and Les were also 1930s and 1940s movie buffs.