Carline Dumerlin-Folkes is the co-author of the book, Miss University: Tips on How to Keep Your Tiara on While Getting Through College. She is also monthly contributor to the Valley Stream Mom blog where she gives young adults advice on college and career options. She is an avid reader and writer and is active in her community. She sits on the board of directors of two organizations that serve to empower women. Carline's work experience includes educational and career counseling. She is currently working on her second book and hopes to publish a children's book in the near future.