Position title: Interim Assistant Director, Strategic Initiatives
Phone: (608) 265-3539
445 Henry Mall
Madison, WI 53706
Charles Meyer joined the Office of Strategic Consulting in July 2018, bringing more than 20 years of experience leading strategic change in complex environments. Charles previously held key roles creating and leading national grant-funded initiatives at UW-Extension, where he strived to help people and organizations try new approaches to their work, including new strategies, techniques, and technologies. Under his leadership, the National Center for Media Engagement (NCME) empowered more than 300 NPR and PBS affiliates to embrace new business models and practices that increase their local relevance and sustainability. Charles later created and led Veterans Coming Home, a successful national strategy that brought together 40 organizations across the country and reached 30 million people to help bridge the military-civilian divide.
Charles earned an executive MBA and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin–Madison
Areas of Expertise: Strategy, organizational development, collaboration and partnerships, community and stakeholder engagement, and strategic communications