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Chris Carroll papers
0.8 Linear feet
Chris Carroll is a real estate broker and women’s policy activist in Atlanta, Georgia, who served as a board member for the Women’s Policy Group. Her papers consist of correspondence, handwritten notes, meeting agendas and minutes, reports and other printed material, and financial records, primarily documenting the Women's Policy Group, 1993-2010.
Scope and Content of the Papers
The Chris Carroll Papers, 1993-2010, consist of correspondence, handwritten notes, meeting agendas and minutes, reports and other printed material, and financial records, such as grant applications, proposals and budget reports. The majority of the materials document Chris Carroll’s role as a board member of the Women's Policy Group and range from 1999 to 2008. A small portion of the papers illustrate Carroll’s election poll watching and career planning.
Biography of Chris Carroll
Chris Carroll is a real estate broker and women’s policy activist in Atlanta, Georgia. She holds a bachelor's degree in psychology from Duke University. Carroll served as a board member for the Women’s Policy Group from June 1992 to June 2011. Originally established in 1988 as the Women and Children's Policy Group, the Women's Policy Group (WPG) is a non-profit organization in the state of Georgia with an office in Atlanta. With Stephanie Davis as its first executive director, WPG initially had a two-part mission: to be "a source of research and information for legislators considering policies affecting women," as well as "a convenor of women for an annual meeting on shared policy concerns and interests." Since 2010, the Women's Policy Group has been named Georgia Women for a Change.
This collection is indexed under the following headings in the Georgia State University Library online catalog (GIL). Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons, or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Georgia Women for a Change.
Georgia. General Assembly. Committee on Schools.
Holmen, Phyllis J.
Women's Policy Group.
Women in politics--Georgia
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[item], [folder title], Chris Carrol Papers, W112, Archives for Research on Women and Gender, Special Collections and Archives Department, Georgia State University, Atlanta.
Donated by Chris Carroll, March 24, 2011.
Processed by Beata Kaczkowska, June 2013. Electronic finding aid created by Hilary Morrish.
Related Materials in this Repository
Women's Policy Group Records, Archives for Research on Women and Gender (W094)
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Phyllis Holmen Papers, Archives for Research on Women and Gender (W109)