Charlane Oliver


Charlane Oliver serves as the Director of Communication for the Williamson County Chamber of Commerce, where she uses her public relations expertise to drive key marketing and branding strategies to the largest network of businesses in the fastest-growing county in the state.

Charlane is also a freelance writer, graphic designer and public relations strategist for nonprofits, small businesses and political campaigns whose work has been published in The Tennessean, Tennessee Tribune, Nashville Post, Nashville Business Journal, Williamson Herald, YOUR Williamson, Franklin Home Page, and Trumpet magazine. She is the founder and Board President of The Equity Alliance, a grassroots nonprofit advocacy group focused on ethnic minority civic engagement, and serves on the board of Purpose Preparatory Academy, Urban Enterprise Group, and Metro Nashville Government’s Emergency 911 Communications District Board. She is a tnAchieves mentor and a member of the Public Relations Society of America, Nashville Women of Color in Communications, and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Charlane is a 2016 Nashville Black 40 Under 40 award recipient and Class 59 alumni of Young Leaders Council. Charlane graduated from Vanderbilt University with a B.S. in

Charlane graduated from Vanderbilt University with a B.S. in human and organizational development and holds a master’s degree in public administration from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville. She is married with two children.