Cherie Hammond: Chairman

Charlie Melichar is a resident of Franklin, TN where he lives with his wife and four children. Charlie is a strategic communications and fundraising consultant, working with nonprofits in Middle Tennessee and across the nation as they seek to secure their vision for the future.

Charlie and his family moved to Middle Tennessee in 2010, when he began his work at Vanderbilt University’s office of Development and Alumni Relations. Charlie previously was a Vice President at Colgate University. He is a national speaker and commentator on branding and identity, and the tools used to support these efforts.