Carrie Graves was born and raised in Columbia, South Carolina. She moved to Baltimore in 2018, answering a call as the Canon for Communications in the Diocese of Maryland, bringing her family with her. Before coming to Maryland she served as the Canon for Communications in the Diocese of Upper South Carolina and was a professional bookseller, bookstore owner and Episcopal bookseller before that. She also managed a psychotherapy, coaching and spiritual direction practice. In addition to all things communications and technology, Carrie is a passionate about spiritual formation, especially dream work and the Education for Ministry program. She is an EfM graduate and former mentor, as well as a certified (from the Haden Institute in NC) dream work leader. She loves being involved in racial reconciliation and justice, as well as ecumenical and interfaith, work in the Church.