Chief Policy Officer
As the Chief Policy Officer, Charlotte is responsible for strategic oversight of MEC's policy team and managing MEC's legislative and advocacy priorities. She also continues to provide leadership to achieve MEC's energy, climate, and water policy goals, roles she previously served in as a program director for the Environment Council.
The Ann Arbor resident joined MEC in December 2017 after directing government affairs for the Michigan League of Conservation Voters, researching with Obama for America, PAC, and coordinating public affairs for Planned Parenthood.
Charlotte brings with her a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Chicago and a master’s degree in environmental policy and planning from the University of Michigan. She is an appointee of the Michigan Council on Climate Solutions, the Citizens Utility Board of Michigan, Michigan Energy Michigan Jobs and the Statewide Drinking Water Advisory Council.
The Durham, North Carolina native has adjusted to the Wolverine State well. With her boyfriend, Trent, and two puppies, Belle and Apollo, she has found a liking for Michigan craft beer, Cherry Republic, the amenities of Pinckney Recreation Area, and the beauty of Marquette and its surrounding landscape.
When at home, Charlotte enjoys working out and watching house renovation TV shows.