Carey Folco

Carey Folco

Vice President of Operations

Carey serves as EdChoice’s vice president of operations.

Carey joined the Friedman Foundation—now EdChoice—in May 2003, serving in development before moving to her current position in 2005. Prior to joining the Foundation, she worked in the Washington, D.C., area in membership development and fundraising. Active in politics, Carey has volunteered on several political campaigns and served on the staff of a 2002 US Congressional campaign after returning to Indiana.

Carey is a 1993 graduate of Liberty University. She currently resides with her husband and two children in Greenwood, Indiana.

Favorite Quote

“The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.”
— Vince Lombardi

Favorite Teacher/Class

Mr. Good, English

High School Mascot


Favorite Pastime


Inspiration for Joining the Educational Choice Movement

I joined the Friedman Foundation with the desire to continue my career working with an organization and cause focused on preserving American freedom and liberty. The work became more personal after having my two children.