Carol A Miele, grew up in Old Forge, Pennsylvania and graduated from Community Medical Center School of Nursing in 1965. She received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing at Wilkes University in 1977 and a Masters of Public Health from East Stroudsburg University in 2000. She retired from a 45 year nursing career in 2010 and lived with her husband Gene and their dog Flora at Indian Mountain Lakes, Pennsylvania. They moved to Ocala, Florida in Oct. 2013 where they hope to stay until the sun sets on their lives. They have two married daughters, Marisa Miele Grier and Kristen Miele Beatty.