Charles Lea, Ed.D.

About Charles Lea, Ed.D.


Professor of Education, Special Assistant to the President

B.S., Middle Tennessee State University, 1972
M.A.T., Middle Tennessee State University, 1974
Ed.D., Vanderbilt University, 1986
Adjunct Instructor, Columbia State Comm. College, 1974-76
Director of Student Services, Motlow State Community College, 1976-82
Executive Director of Workforce Development Project, Motlow State Community College, 1982-87
Assistant Dean for Student Services, University of Tennessee Space Institute, 1987-88
Dean of the College, Chattanooga State Community College, 1988-91
Vice President of Academic Affairs, Volunteer State Community College, 1991-2007
Special Consultant to the President, Jackson State Community College, 2007-08
Founding Executive Director, Union University, Hendersonville campus, 2008-16
Faculty, Welch College, 2016-
Special Assistant to the President, 2016-