Carol Astle

Director of Operations

Carol Astle is the director of operations for the Rockefeller Brothers Fund and also supports the David Rockefeller Fund, Rockefeller Family Fund, Environment Grantmakers Association, and V.K. Rasmussen Foundation. She is responsible for overseeing many components of the day-to-day management of the office, including the Operations team, reception and conference rooms, and a wide range of the RBF’s vendors. Carol also manages certain aspects of technology support and office security measures.

Prior to joining the Fund, Carol worked at Helmsley Charitable Trust where she played a leading role in several organization-wide projects, such as coordinating several office moves and leading and coordinating several IT system upgrades. Carol graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Brigham Young University and graduated in 2018 with her Master of Business Administration from Syracuse University. She is currently certifying in Six Sigma as a green belt. Carol is also a certified Pilates instructor and an avid runner, having completed numerous marathons, including those in New York City, Houston, Hartford, and the New Jersey Shore. She loves to spend her spare time with her family.