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Carol Wehe Cocks

Carol Wehe Cocks

Director of External Affairs
Programs | External Affairs


Carol Wehe Cocks is the Director of External Affairs at the Leadership Institute.

In this position, Carol travels the U.S. to partner with other conservative organizations. Together, they work to train conservatives, young and old, to win!

Carol has worked at the Leadership Institute for more than 8 years. Previously, Carol managed the digital media and fundraising trainings at LI.

Prior to working at LI, Carol managed new media and events at Hillsdale College’s Allan P. Kirby Center for Constitutional Studies and Citizenship; acted as new media manager at the Independent Women’s Forum, a non-profit dedicated to limited-government; and was a Recruitment Assistant at Professional Oklahoma Educators.

Carol received a BA in Political Economy from Hillsdale College. She and her Coast Guard husband Chip live in the little town of Washington, D.C. and she is still a Texan at heart.

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