B.A. in English, Creative Writing, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
M.F.A. in Creative Writing, Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics at Naropa University
A cumulative 20 years of professional experience in higher education, arts organizations and independent small businesses, focusing on facility operations, events planning and production.
Charlene began her event planning career in 1996 where she was part of the Events logistic- Trade show design team for TY Inc.(The Beanie Baby company) located in Westmont Il.
Charlene's education includes:
- B.A. of Business Administration (Marketing) - Jackson State University
- B.A. in Hospitality and Tourism Management(Special Events) - Roosevelt University
- Certified Event and Conference Service Specialist - Roosevelt University
- Certified Wedding and Special Events Specialist - Triton College
She is currently pursuing an M.B.A. in Event Management and Logistics at DeVry University.
Charlene is the owner and lead designer for C2Detail Events and Concierge Services. She is a wife of 27 years to Willie Johnson, and mother to Shamaine, Darien, Devin and Caimaia.
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625