Charlie Bradley

Executive Vice President of Public Affairs

Charlie plans and directs the local and national promotion of the foundation’s mission to bring entrepreneurship to all.

Charlie Bradley has spent a career putting together unique and complex coalitions and partnerships. He is a strategic communications professional with extensive experience in government affairs, media relations, community affairs, public affairs, issue advocacy, and brand marketing campaigns with a knack for problem solving and working closely with business leaders, community leaders, public officials, policymakers, and the private sector.

Charlie received a Bachelor of Science in public relations and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish from the University of Utah. He has also received a Master of Public Administration from Brigham Young University.

As Senior Director of Public Affairs, Charlie helps strategically plan and direct the local and national promotion of the foundation’s mission to bring entrepreneurship to all, here locally throughout the Tar Heel State and across the nation. He and his wife and three daughters are originally from Utah but are very proud to call North Carolina home.

“I didn’t know what an entrepreneur was but the[n] when Mr. Hamilton came to West Wilkes Middle School it changed my perspective on business careers.”

Caleb Huffman Student West Wilkes Middle School

Being an instructor… allows me to empower aspiring entrepreneurs with the business tools that they need to be successful in our society.

Monica Russell Instructor Inmates to Entrepreneurs

We believe that entrepreneurship unlocks the door to economic opportunity in the United States.

Margaret Froneberger Chief Executive Officer Brian Hamilton Foundation

Having your own company is for everyone, not just those born into privilege.

Brian Hamilton Founder Brian Hamilton Foundation