Carin joined Rettie's marketing team in June 2018 with a concentration on corporate communications, public relations, and brand strategy. Educated on both sides of the Atlantic, she holds a BA from Mount Holyoke College, an MA from Rutgers University, and a PhD in history from the University of Sussex, where her research focused on 19th century American History. Her rigorous academic background provides a strong foundation for writing, researching, clear corporate communications, copyediting companywide, and a critical lens for assessing brand strategy and development. She is also responsible for all public relations matters and event management. Outside of the firm, Carin is a passionate proponent of public history and historical engagement, an avid reader, author, and devotee of the Oxford comma.