family posing at the Old Well

Christy Carral

Coordinator for Orientation Leader Development

Christy Carral (she, her, hers) grew up Miami, Florida, but recently moved from New Orleans to work at UNC Chapel Hill. She is a double alumna of Florida International University (FIU) where she earned her B.A in English, as well as her M.A. in Higher Education Administration with an Academic Advising Certificate. Her previous experiences include orientation, housing, first year programs, Greek life, and supporting marginalized students. She is passionate about making education accessible and helping others feel welcomed and celebrated. In her spare time, Christy enjoys participating in or attending performance arts events, all things coffee, puppies, and bookshops, in addition to celebrating her identity as a Latina.