Carrie was raised in Chattanooga and is a graduate of Girls Preparatory School (GPS) and University of Georgia. She is married to Coach Roger Dahlke, McCallie School, and they have two children, Christian and Lily-Claire Mahanes.
Carrie’s family are members of Brainerd Baptist Church. Lily-Claire attends GPS in eighth grade and Christian is in ninth grade at McCallie School. The family spends most of its time playing outdoors, visiting local parks and attractions, and enjoying weekend get-a ways with family and friends. In addition to adventures with her family, Carrie enjoys running, hiking, and reading.
Romans 8:28 is one of Carrie’s favorite Bible verses. “And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love Him, who have been called according to his purpose”.