Lori is the mother of 3 strong willed girls & 1 son and she is wife to her wonderful husband. Add in 2 dogs and you have the craziness that others loving call the “Carroll Way”. Having fun, empowering one another, learning from each other and making memories!
In an effort to remain a positive influence in her girls life, Lori made sure there were all kinds of fun group activities for them to do together. Over the years, she also coached Girls On The Run, Destination Imagination, and became very involved with LEO Club. During this time, Lori also became involved with other organizations like the YWCA, WIL and Good Samaritian Rescue Mission. Through her participation with these groups she could see a need to help bring mothers and daughters together to build strong relationships that last a lifetime. And that is how SWWaG (Strong Willed Women and Girls) was born.
Marisa watched her mom and became involved with empowering girls also. She has been a junior counselor for the YWCA’s Empowerment camps and is a termendous help by being a mentor to young girls in SWWaG. Marisa’s passion to help by volunterring is amazing. She is a member of the Bay Area Community Foundations YAC group, LEO Club Past-President, Peer to Peer, Student Council and Spirit Committee member through school and so much more. She has over 400 volunter hours in just over 2 years!
Together, Lori & Marisa want to empower girls and their moms to have a great relationship. Each show or group event, you can hear funny stories of their mother-daughter journey and maybe even a few tips that will help you in your mother-daughter journey.