Charlene Holmes

Assistant Dean of First Generation Student Support

Holmes, Charlene C.207-755-5980cholmes2@bates.eduIntercultural EducationAssistant Dean for First Generation Student SupportChase Hall, Room 150

Charlene hails by way of New York City. Charlene‘s area of expertise is student engagement, holistic wrap around student support services, along with curriculum and programmatic development which ensurescollege access and success. Charlene has spent most of her career working with non-profit organizations serving low-income, first-generation, student-athlete, and system involved youth achieve post-secondary.  Charlene has helped students graduate from colleges and universities all over the country. She is dedicated to helping students achieve their goals and is proud to be a part of this collective. Charlene studied at Mercy College and received a Bachelors of Science in Health Sciences with a concentration in Physical Therapy. She is currently completing her thesis while attending graduate school at St. John’s University where she will receive a Masters of Science in Sport Management-Intercollegiate Sport. Charlene is a Women’s Basketball Official who enjoys sports, traveling, and spending time with family and close friends. Feel free to connect with Charlene anytime you see her on campus.


Charlene C. Holmes


Intercultural Education

Assistant Dean for First Generation Student Support

Chase Hall, Room 150