At the University of Minnesota, Carol Woehrer coordinated the Licensure Program for Long Term Care Administrators in the School of Public Health, taught Social Gerontology, and taught Writing, Philosophy, and Logic in the General College. Currently she coordinates Think Again MN forums and maintains the website as a volunteer. She has also been serving on the City of Brooklyn Park's Community Engagement Team, Task Force on Aging, and Light Rail Station Planning Team.
Carol Woehrer has a B.A. degree in Psychology and a M.A. in American Studies from the University of Minnesota. She also completed the doctoral course work in American Studies with an emphasis on aging, the family, and ethnicity.