As Vice President of Operations, Carol oversees the activities of the administrative support team which consists of 4 support staff positions. At Rick Cederberg's direction direction, Carol works with building management and Home Office in areas such as space planning, office furnishings and the purchase of major equipment in overseeing the Atlanta office. Carol also assists Rick in interfacing with the Home Office in budget planning and overseeing the financials for the firm as well as assisting with management of the firm.
In addition, she participates in Apogee Financial Partners training sessions and assists Managing Directors in facilitating Associates training and on going operational needs. Carol is responsible for Human Resources for the firm. With her many years of experience with National Life, Carol is able to address and resolve matters relating to almost any aspect of the business. Her “open door” policy allows Associates, Managers and Support Staff alike to consult with her when they need assistance.
Over the years, the relationships she has developed, the opportunity to participate in the growth of the firm as well as seeing the success of new associates are a few of the things Carol enjoys most about being a part of the Apogee FP Team.
Carol and her husband, Richard Herring, live in East Cobb with their two cats. Outside of work, they enjoy spending time with family and friends along with being fans of Nascar and cheering for Georgia, Alabama and the Falcons.