Carol Mills is a native of California and received her undergraduate degree from the University of California, Riverside, and her Juris Doctorate from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law. She has been employed since 1996 as a Lead Appellate Court Attorney by the Fifth District Court of Appeal. Prior to employment at the court, she worked for five years in a branch of the U.S. Department of Justice.
Trustee Mills represents Area 5 and has been a resident of the area since 1988. She is currently a member of the Fresno County Trustees Association and a member of the Delegate Assembly for the California School Boards Association. Trustee Mills is an active member of the Fresno High Neighborhood Association and the proud parent of a Fresno Unified and college graduate.