Carla Wood '08 (MSRE)

MSRE Alum Featured on Canadian Online Interview Program

Carla Wood '08 (MSRE) Carla Wood, who graduated from USD’s Master of Science in Real Estate program in 2008 and also holds a Master of Business Administration in marketing with a management emphasis from USD, was recently a featured guest on a live, Canadian online television talk show, “Extraordinary Women with Shannon Skinner.” On the show, Skinner interviews women who have had extraordinary career paths and success with the hope of inspiring others to continue their journey of success.

Wood is currently the managing director of EDI Achievement Coaching Inc., a coaching and consulting organization based in Ontario, Canada. Before working at EDI, Wood sold more that $100 million in residential real estate, worked in the advertising industry and founded an international marketing consulting firm. In her spare time, Wood also is the editor and general manager of, a news and information portal for Canadian real estate and mortgage professionals.

On the program, Wood spoke about her professional and educational background in real estate, her current career as a strategist, and the challenges women face in their careers. She also gave viewers advice on growing their businesses.

“I was humbled and excited to be a contributor to her program,” said Wood. “This program is a great opportunity for professional voices to be heard to inspire leadership.”