Carla is a professional communicator and a self-described “semi-professional” church musician. She holds a bachelor’s in communication and a master’s in organizational studies, both from Robert Morris University in Pittsburgh, and has worked for Yahoo! Sports and a suburban Pittsburgh-area newspaper as well as several interactive and communications agencies. A church musician since high school, she is currently active in the music department at West End UMC in Nashville, having previously served as resident pianist for seven years at Coraopolis UMC in Pittsburgh. Carla is also the co-founder and lead organizer of Craft Content Nashville, an “un-conference” that focuses on digital content creation. In addition to her work with The Fellowship, Carla is an adjunct instructor in interactive media and journalism in the College of Media and Entertainment at Middle Tennessee State University.