2021 ARCS Light Award

Carmen Gayton

Carmen Gayton joined ARCS in 1995. Over her 25 years as an active member, she served on various committees which included Development, Membership and the Luncheon. She has Co-chaired the Auction three times and was VP of University Relations. Carmen recently served as Director of Long-Range Planning working tirelessly to include a wide range of voices and stakeholders to produce a well-thought-out-plan to help our chapter thrive for years to come. Carmen’s leadership was also instrumental in driving our chapter’s efforts to put forward a statement of support for Black Lives Matters, social justice issues and prompted important conversations and action at a national level.