Caroline Sprouse

Senior Director Communications at Brookdale Senior Living

Caroline Sprouse has a strong background in communications and media, with a focus on strategy, social media marketing, and investigative reporting. Caroline most recently worked as the Senior Director of Communications at Brookdale Senior Living Inc. Prior to that, they held various roles at Nissan Motor Corporation, where they managed social media marketing, designed marketing strategies, and directed media operations. Caroline also worked as an investigative reporter for WSMV-Meredith Corp. and WAFB-Raycom Media, where they investigated public health concerns, crime, corruption, and abuses in state government. Caroline began their career as a reporter at KSNT-Emmis Communications, where they were responsible for shooting, editing, producing, writing, and reporting daily news packages.

Caroline Sprouse holds a Master of Arts degree in Journalism from Northwestern University, as well as a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism and Art Theory and Practice from the same institution. Caroline also studied abroad in Arles, France, focusing on French Studies and English. In 2020, they obtained a certification in Unconscious Bias from LinkedIn.


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  • Senior Director Communications

    August, 2021 - present