Meredith C. Carroll is an Aspen, Colo.-based columnist and writer. Her opinion column Muck Off has been running in The Aspen Times since 2014. Since 2018, she has also been dispensing advice on only-in-Aspen woes via her Altitude Adjustment column in Aspen Sojourner magazine. She was a Denver Post opinion columnist from 2012-15, and from 2005-2012, her column Meredith Pro Tem ran weekly in newspapers including the Times, Summit Daily News and Santa Monica Daily Press.
The Colorado Press Association has recognized Meredith six times for Best Humorous Column Writing and Best Serious Column Writing. She won the Reader's Choice award for Best Columnist in The Aspen Times Weekly's 2017 "Best of Aspen" issue.
Her writing has appeared in various outlets, including the Washington Post, the Independent, The Week, the New York Times, Disney’s Babble.com, Redbook, Good Housekeeping, the Huffington Post, Parents, Condé Nast Traveler, and Town & Country.
A New York native, Meredith's career began in TV production at NBC's Saturday Night Live. She moved to Colorado's Elk Mountains in 2003 to work as the news director and anchor at KSNO-FM, where she won four Colorado Broadcasters Association awards. She eventually moved on to NPR member station Aspen Public Radio to host All Things Considered.