Lily Carlton

Director of Navy and Joint Programs West | San Diego, CA

As a member of the Operations team, Lily works directly with U.S. Navy and Coast Guard Commands throughout the western half of the United States, Japan and Bahrain. Her focus is to build awareness and implement United Through Reading onboard ships deployed around the world, military bases, schools and libraries within military communities.

As a Navy Chaplain spouse and member of multiple military spouse organizations, Lily is passionate about caring for military families. Her three daughters have benefited from United Through Reading videos during their father’s first deployment to Iraq in 2008. With a degree in Marketing from California State University, Dominguez Hills, she spent 10 years in the Aerospace Industry working on military contracts and supplier management. Contact Lily at