As a public affairs professional, Charlene has provided strategic direction and delivered successful results on business and industry issues in Wyoming for more than 25 years. Her approach involves building coalitions and mobilizing stakeholders to reach mutual goals. She has worked extensively with elected officials, business leaders and volunteers across Wyoming. Charlene was involved in Leadership Wyoming from its origin, serving on the group’s Organizing Committee, Steering Committee and graduating from the Class of 2001. She has been active in statewide business and industry associations, including the Wyoming Business Alliance and the Wyoming Taxpayers Association.
Charlene previously served as Director of Corporate Communications for Peabody Energy and was the Chief Executive Officer of the Campbell County Chamber of Commerce in Gillette.