Charlene’s tenure on several non-profit boards convinced her that many non-profit organizations need "just a little extra HR support." Charlene’s education, certifications and broad-based HR career make Charlene a perfect match. And if Charlene, herself, can’t help you, she’ll find the right resource for you!


  • The George Washington University Law School, J.D.
  • Cornell University, AB


  • Certified mediator, Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service
  • Certified leadership coach, International Coach Federation (ICF) Accredited Coach Training Program (ACTP) 

Human Resources and Executive Positions

  • The Johns Hopkins University, Senior Executive for Human Capital Strategy, Vice President for Human Resources
  • N.C. State University, Associate Vice Chancellor for Human Resources
  • Purdue University, Director of Personnel Services

Advisory Boards

  • Year Up Baltimore
  • National Science Foundation Business and Operations

Governing Boards

  • Antioch University
  • Job Opportunites Task Force
  • United Way of Central Maryland
  • Baltimore Corps
  • The Family Tree, Inc.
  • American Association of Universities (AAU) HR Institute (Founding Member)
  • Hanna Community Center (Lafayette, Indiana) 

Relevant Skills

  • Conflict resolution
  • Workplace investigations
  • Talent management
  • Leadership coaching
  • General HR consulting