Charlene Hurst is the Director of Programs at Wesley Mission Center. She is a native Texan and has worked in the non-profit industry for the last four years. She believes strongly in community involvement and has a passion for helping the underserved. She presently serves on the Foundation Board for the Young Women’s’ Leadership Academy, FWISD’s first single-gender school. She received a BA in Business Administration from Texas Wesleyan University, and a MPA from Tarleton State University. She is presently an Ed.D doctoral student with Abilene Christian University, and a certified Project Management Professional (PMP).