As the Founder and CEO of Child Rescue Coalition, Carly Yoost has an intense determination to protect children from exploitation. In just a few short years she had become a powerful force by extending the reach of Child Rescue Coalition’s advanced technology. Under her leadership, this movement has successfully aided in the arrest of more than 9,800 online predators and rescue of over 2,000 abused children.
Carly’s work is nationally recognized. She won the L’Oreal Paris national competition and was named 2016 Women of Worth National Honoree. In 2016 Carly received the President’s Lifetime Achievement Award for her lifelong commitment to building a stronger nation through volunteer service. In 2015 Carly was awarded the M&A Advisors 40 Under 40 Emerging Leaders Award. Also in 2015 she led the organization to win the 211 South Florida Child Abuse Prevention & Awareness Award and to place as a Finalist in the 211 Wasie Foundation Non-Profit Organization of the Year – Collaboration Award of South Florida.
Carly holds a BA in Psychology from Florida Atlantic University. Prior to founding Child Rescue Coalition, Carly served as Co-CEO of TLO, LLC, a technology company that specialized in investigative and child protection tools.
Today and always, Carly is driven by the urgency to make a difference in the lives of the most vulnerable. She is a Member of Child Rescue Coalition’s Champions Club. Carly and her husband Wally are proud parents of their daughter Skylar and their new son, Asher.