Charlie was elected to the board in 2022.

She is Special Assistant to the Vice Chancellor for Diversity and Inclusion at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and has been Director of the University’s Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center and Office of Academic Success and Intercultural Services.

Charlie received Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees from the University of Alabama in clinical psychology and is Vice President of the Board of Directors of the United Way of Lincoln and Lancaster County and Second Vice President of the YWCA Lincoln’s Board of Directors. She co-founded the Big 10 Multicultural Student Affairs Network and is the adviser for the Afrikan People’s Union and two mental-health recognized student organizations at UNL.