Carol was born in Decatur, Indiana, and grew up in Michigan. She married Mike Gabbard in 1968. The couple has five children; Tulsi Gabbard, the current U.S. Representative for Hawaii, was born on April 12, 1981, in Leloaloa, American Samoa.
Carol identifies as a Hindu.
Political and business career
In the years 2000-2004, Carol served on the Hawaii State Board of Education.
From 1998 to 2007, Carol and Mike also owned and operated a toffee business called “Hawaiian Toffee Treasures.”
Later, in 2007, she with her husband, co-founded the Aloha Parenting Project (APP) - a grassroots non-profit organization that educates, supports, and helps parents raise children to become responsible, productive members of the community.
|Article Title:||Carol Porter Gabbard: American politician and businesperson - Biography and Life|
|Author(s):||PeoplePill.com Editorial Staff|
|Publish Date:||30 Nov 2016|
|Date Accessed:||29 Sep 2022|