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Making Our City a Great Place to Live, Work, and Grow!

Carol Lee Tolbert is a native of Oakland. She went to Oakland Technical High School and received both her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Human Development and Master's of Arts Degree in Public Administration at California State University, Hayward. She is married and a mother of four. 
Some of Carol Lee's Accomplishments Include:
  • President and Principal Consultant, Tolbert & Associates: School Inprovement Consulting Firm
  • Hire Oakland First Advisory Committee, Member
  • United Seniors of Oakland, Secretary
  • Worked to create the Oakland Office on Aging - Creating Board
  • North Oakland Parish, Executive Director
  • Seniors Care Service, Executive Director
  • Education Learning Center, Executive Director
  • Trustee, Governing Board of Education, Oakland Unified School District
  • President, Oakland/Alameda Regional Occupations Board
  • Civic Pride, Executive Director - Founder/Volunteer
  • Founded the Spring Education Forum Series entitled Issues Facing Public Schools Today and Tomorrow
  • Board Member, Friends of the Golden Gate Library
Recognition Highlights:

  • Hometown Hero, Southwest Airlines
  • Certificate of Appreciation, Oakland City Council
  • Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition, Hon. Ron V. Dellums, 9th District
  • City of Oakland Proclaimation, Naming December 18, 1996, Carol Lee Tolbert Day
  • Certificate of Appreciation, Oakland/Alameda Regional Occupations Board
  • Certificate of Appreciation, Bay Area Urban League
  • Certificate of Service, United Seniors of Oakland
  • Apple Award, Marcus Foster Educational Institution
  • Mary McCloud Bethune Education Award, National Council of Negro Women
  • Resolution for Extraordinary Service, Oakand Unified School District