Caro is the CEO of Relate London, North, East and Essex. She is amember of the Institute of Directors with over 25 years’ experience working nationally and internationally in a wide range of settings with vulnerable and marginalised groups and communities, with children, young people and adults. She is a recognised international expert on safeguarding, sexual exploitation and violence, trauma, and autism.

As a published writer and researcher, she writes and speaks regularly on mental health, relationships, sexual violence, autism, neurodiversity, complex trauma, contextual safeguarding, liminality, self-harm and suicide. 

She serves as Chair of The Gestalt Centre, is a Board Member of the European Freedom Network and World Freedom Network and is the Chair of Caritas Westminster’s’ Safe in Faith Initiative.

Caro was widowed in 2019 and is active as part of a peer support charity to support other young widows. When not working she can be found at home gardening or crocheting with her three rescue cats or performing as an accomplished (if somewhat reluctant) musician and occasional fire breather.