Carol Reynolds (born Carol Simmonds, October 4, 1948, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia), retired secretary and administrator. Discovered haiku in 2011 and mentored by Cynthia Rowe. Founded the Illawong Haiku Group in 2017 under the umbrella of the Australian Haiku Society. Has had work published in FreeXpression, A Hundred Gourds, Kokako, and Echidna Tracks and recognized in haiku contests in Australia, Japan, Romania, and Croatia. Resides in Bangor, New South Wales.