Carla Hoover has always known that recreation would be a part of her life. She loves to play! From a young age, the art of play formed who she is. She found her passion for recreation and planning programs and leagues while working for Recreation Services at UNC – Charlotte where she graduated in 2004 with a degree in Health Fitness. Carla began her career with Mecklenburg County as a Recreation Leader. She served as a Facility Manager and Athletic Coordinator before making the journey up Interstate 85 to serve the community of Greensboro. In Greensboro, Carla has had the opportunity to manage a large multi-sport indoor facility hosting regional and national sports tournaments and most recently serving as Special Programs Superintendent overseeing a section that includes Adaptive and Inclusive Recreation, Active Adult facilities and programs, and Environmental Education including the areas three watershed lakes. Carla loves spending time traveling with her wife, especially cruising the high seas, and enjoys the quiet moments spending time at home with her three crazy fur babies.