Carson is from Niles, Michigan. She attended Butler University graduating cum laude with her undergraduate degree in Accounting. She also completed her Masters of Professional Accounting at Butler University. At the law school, Carson is one of the MBA liaisons for SBA and a member of Business Law Forum. During her 1L summer, she was an extern for the Honorable Judge Michael T. Mullen in the Cook County Circuit Court in Chicago, Illinois. Outside of law school, she enjoys spending time with her goldendoodle Amber and attending barre classes.