Cherrelle is a certified Global Career Development Facilitator & Trainer (GCDF) and has worked in Career Services & Employer Relations in higher education and the non-profit sector for over 7 years. Cherrelle earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Education & Marketing from North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University in 2010. After graduation, she was hired as a Career & Technical Education teacher in Wake County, NC where she assisted in piloting the first public all-girls leadership academy known as the Wake Young Women’s Leadership Academy, Raleigh, NC.
She most recently served as Assistant Director of Employer Relations at UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School where she led the Undergraduate Business Program’s Diversity & Inclusion initiatives and fostered strong working relationships with over 200 companies across a variety of sectors.
Cherrelle is now the new Dean of Corporate Learning & Professional Development at Vance-Granville Community College in NC. She holds a Master of Business Administration degree from East Carolina University and in 2021, she will embark on a new educational journey as a part of the Doctoral program in Community College Leadership at North Carolina State University.
“I can truly say that I may not have had the relentlessness and perseverance that I have today, if it were not for GapBuster, Inc. and Dr. Butler’s continuous support…I also hope that the young leaders are certainly leading by the examples and footsteps that have been placed before them.”