Charlene Pou

Director Industry Partnerships

Charlene is an experienced education management executive focused on creating access to educational opportunities for non-traditional students. She has held leadership roles in strategic partnerships; student enrollment; credential development and evaluations; alumni, career and student services; student experience and marketing. Charlene is driven by her passion for developing people and is known for strategic insight and innovative problem-solving. With more than 15 years of proven leadership success in post-secondary education, Charlene offers a unique perspective to help institutions serve diverse student groups, engage with their communities and foster strong industry partnerships. Charlene is a certified John Maxwell speaker, trainer and coach; and holds a bachelor’s degree in Sociology & Management from the University of the West Indies; an MBA from the Keller Graduate School of Management; and a graduate certificate in Marketing from the Edinburgh School of Business, Heriot-Watt University. She is a certified Six Sigma and SCRUM  practitioner. Charlene resides in Florida and enjoys spending time outdoors with her family, especially at the beach.