Carol Bessette has lived in the Central Florida community since 1994. She attended the University of Central Florida where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting in 1998. She continued her education there, receiving her Master of Science degree in Accounting in 2003.
Carol has been employed with ABC Fine Wine & Spirits (ABC), an Orlando based private retailer, since 1999. She has served in various accounting roles during her tenure with ABC and is currently the Controller.
Carol was introduced to Shepherd’s Hope a few years ago through ABC’s involvement with the organization and was invited to attend the Shepherd’s Hope Famous Faces Gala. She was very impressed with the organization’s vision and their impact on the community. She has since tried to attend this Gala each year and contribute to their cause. She is now honored to be part of the Board of Directors.