Carol Rehfelt is President and co-owner
with her husband, John, of C & J Surveying Inc which is a full service
land surveying company licensed to work throughout the state of Florida.
She retired after 20 years from Morrison's Inc where she served in various
management positions, traveled extensively, wrote procedures & job
descriptions, trained personnel.
Carol is very involved in the community
with her primary focus on children and women's issues and is listed as a
resource in many directories for those services. She provides a local
information service for events concerning women's issues.
An active volunteer with STAND (Statewide
Advocacy Network on Disabilities), she assists families to assure children
receive appropriate services in school. With Families as Faculty, she does
presentations at the University of South Florida College of Education to
better prepare the students for the family side of parent involvement. She
is also a member of Families and Educators in Action Together and
Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health. She is a Past
President of CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactive
Disorder), past facilitator for LDAF (Learning Disabilities Association of
Florida), a member of NFB (National Federation of the Blind) and past
state coordinator of Parents of Blind Children.
Carol was born in West Virginia, moved to
Florida as a youngster. She has two daughters and two sons, all grown,
plus three granddaughters and a grandson. She is an avid supporter of Rays
Baseball, University of South Florida Football and Buccaneers Football and
is beginning to follow the Tampa Bay Lightning. Hobbies include collecting
Elvis Presley memorabilia, cat statuettes and coins. She enjoys her eleven
inside cats and two dogs plus a variety of critters that just show up at
the door for a handout, plus swimming, reading, and working jigsaw puzzles