Corey Carlson has a passion for learning and education. She started working at River Island Country Club is high school, and during her time there, has earned an A.A. from Porterville College, a B.A. in United States Social Studies from California State University, Fresno, and a Master's Degree in Kinesiology, Sport Psychology option from CSU Fresno.
She is a Class A member of both the PGA and the LPGA, and a professional member of the Association of Applied Sport Psychology.
In addition to her Head Pro position at River Island, she is adjunct faculty in the physical education department at Porterville College.