Carol Galligan holds a Masterís Degree from the Rochester Institute of Technology, School of Fine Art and Design, Rochester, N.Y. Her awards and accomplishments are numerous which includes having received the Lancaster City Arts Grant which is partially funded by the Pennsylvania Arts Council. Her professional background includes having been an Assistant Director of the Paula Allen Gallery, SoHo, NYC, and teacher at the following colleges: Franklin and Marshall College, Lebanon Valley College, The Pennsylvania School of Art and Design, and the Lancaster Athenaeum (a private middle school). Carol has participated in numerous solo and group exhibitions in New York City, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Japan, and Italy. Her work is part of many permanent corporate and college collections.