Philanthropist, Actor, Playwright
Carolyn Hyatt is a longtime local resident, volunteer, events maven and generous donor who says, “everyone should do what she or he does best, and I am a good fundraiser.”
Carolyn is a former Shakespeare Santa Cruz (SSC) Board member, and she currently co-chairs the Tannery Arts Center capital campaign, focusing on the development of the performing arts theater. A playwright and actor, Carolyn has been part of several musicals in Santa Cruz County. She received the 2009 ArtWorks Award from the Santa Cruz County Redevelopment Agency and was a 2015 recipient of the Gail Rich Award.