Name: Jean Charlton
Program: Professional Online MBA
Undergraduate Degree: UNC-Greensboro, BSBA, Concentration in Economics
Jean Charlton is a financial analyst at an international agricultural company based in Research Triangle Park. In this role, Jean plays an integral role in analyzing financial results and forecasts to identify and manage company and industry trends. She is also gaining experience on the operations side as the company works to reposition itself within a rapidly evolving marketplace. Committed to giving back to the community, Jean is in charge of several of the Company’s community initiatives including the can food drive, pet food drive, Guardian ad Litem Back to School with Pride and the Christmas Guardian Angel Project.
Originally from Vermont, Jean made her way to North Carolina via Long Island and has been a Raleigh resident for the past 16 years. She graduated Magna cum Laude from the University of North Carolina Greensboro with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, concentrating in economics.
Passionate about finance and the role it plays in all aspects of life, Jean is pursuing her MBA with a focus in finance and supply chain management. She plans to use the knowledge gained from the MBA program to be more effective in her future professional endeavors as she will have a greater understanding of the business world. She enjoys interacting with others, problem solving, and being challenged.