Schaefer’s lottery industry career began with a state lottery. She joined the lottery industry’s private sector in 1994 and brings experience working with government lotteries around the world to responsibly increase funding to good causes, as well as international business development.
Schaefer has received several recognitions, including the Powers Award from theand the Distinguished Lottery Professional Award from the . She was also elected to the Lottery Industry Hall of Fame and Scientific Games Presidents Club, and is the author of multiple lottery patents.
Scientific Games Chief Legal Officer Dena Rosenzweig added: “We congratulate Carla on her appointment to the NCPG Board of Directors. Carla is a respected lottery professional with a passion to make a difference in responsible gaming. Scientific Games, our employees, lottery customers, and now NCPG are fortunate to have her on our teams.”
Scientific Games explains the company is actively involved in the NCPG, supporting the non-profit organization’s mission “to lead state and national stakeholders in the development of comprehensive policies and programs for all those affected by problem gambling.”