Charlotte is an accomplished composer, arranger, conductor, producer, and author. With a bachelor of arts degree in piano, a master of music education degree in voice, and doctoral work in vocal pedagogy, Charlotte has a rare gift of music.
Charlotte is co-author of several books, including The Divorce Recovery Guide (Questar Publishers), The Grief Adjustment Guide (Questar Publishers), a children’s book entitled Christmas in Happy Forest (Brownlow Gifts), a DVD entitled The Fourth Wise Man (Brownlow Gifts), and is a contributing writer for Fulfilled:The NIV Devotional Bible for the Single Woman (Zondervan 2014).
As an accomplished music producer, Charlotte has extensive experience in the studio. On one such project she conducted more than one hundred songs for the audio recordings sold as companion CDs to the World of Music textbook series (Silver Burdett & Ginn)—a series that went platinum in public education.
In addition Charlotte has directed outstanding musical groups for more than forty years in both the public and private sectors of music education. She has served as judge, adjudicator, clinician, accompanist, and/or conductor on many occasions for district, regional, and state music competitions.
Charlotte was conductor of the Richland Hills Family Singers of Fort Worth—a 40-voice a cappella Christian chorus—for seventeen years. She also sang with and directed Infinity—a professional 9-voice a cappella Christian jazz group. These groups traveled on six European mission outreach tours, taking the gospel in song to small and large churches and major public events in such countries as Scotland, Ireland, England, Wales, Austria, Germany, Belgium, and others.
Charlotte maintains a well-known private voice and piano studio, Studio in the Oaks, where she teaches, composes, and coaches piano and vocal students, both children and adults. She is also an adjunct teacher at the Fine Arts Academy in Keller, Texas.
In her spare time she loves to travel, read, and sing. She lives in Bedford, Texas, with her two little Shih Tzus, Samson and Aria.