Madeline CarlsonCoordinator, Membership & Standards
Coordinator, Membership & Standards
Madeline Carlson is the Coordinator of Membership & Standards at the Aerospace Industries Association.
Prior to AIA, Carlson served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Zambia with projects focused on agroforestry, sustainable agriculture, and adult education. She worked with the U.S. Forestry Service on a grant distributing tree saplings alongside local educational programming. After returning to the United States, Carlson was a manager for the Bun’d Up restaurant group and opened their mahjong speakeasy, Sparrow Room. During this time, she also volunteered with early childhood programming for the International Rescue Committee, supporting recent arrivals from Afghanistan.
Carlson graduated from George Washington University with a dual degree in International Affairs and Art History and a minor in Sociocultural Anthropology. Outside of her work with AIA, Carlson enjoys both performing and working backstage for live theater. She has worked professionally with JustArt Theatricals and Mosaic Theater Company.