Carrie was raised in Rochester, Minnesota and graduated in 1982 with a BA in Biology from Concordia College located in Moorhead, Minnesota.
Carrie and Jay have lived in every "I" state but Indiana. She worked as a media buyer in Boise, Idaho, and as the science lab coordinator at a community college in Iowa. When their family moved to the Chicago area, Carrie went back to school where she earned an AA in Culinary Arts. Even though she no longer works in the food industry, food is still one of her passions.
In 2000, Carrie joined Jay in the financial services business, has worked as Jay's assistant and is a Registered Representative of Equity Services and a licensed insurance agent. In 2008, Scott McKeever joined their financial services practice and in 2010 formed Weyers McKeever Financial Partners.
Jay and Carrie have been married for more than 35 years. They have two amazing adult children who have chosen brilliant spouses and have blessed Carrie and Jay with two adorable granddaughters. Jay and Carrie are active members of Light of Christ Church in Algonquin, Illinois.