Carmen has a strong passion in helping and serving people in the community. For more than two decades she has been active in serving the Asian American community. She started in community development, worked for the U.S. Census Bureau as a Crew Leader and Chinese-American Planning Council in New York City as a Job Developer. She also worked for a training school as a manager assistant to help promote the school’s programs. Carmen holds a B.A. in Marketing Management from Pace University’s Lubin School of Business.