Charley Orner

Charley Orner

Development and Communications Associate
corner@waterfx.org

Charley supports internal operations, external communications, and event management efforts to help spread WFX’s message to stakeholders, funders, and more.

Charley has worked in the water space across different sectors ranging from advocacy to policy development to consulting. She has extensive experience in communications, social media management, outreach and engagement, nonprofit fundraising, and research. Much of Charley’s career has been spent in the environmental nonprofit space in North Carolina working on issues of land conservation and land use, clean drinking water, and PFAS and CAFO pollution in our waterways.  

Charley holds a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Studies and Latin American Studies from Davidson College and is currently pursuing a Masters of Environmental Studies focusing on water and policy at the University of Pennsylvania.