Biography: Charlette Kremer is an Idaho native who holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from Lewis-Clark State College and a Master’s Degree in Adult and Organizational Learning and Leadership from the University of Idaho. She has extensive experience in grant writing and administration, corporate communications, managing community relations programs, volunteer management, and fundraising.
In 2005 she joined AmeriCorps* VISTA and served in the Lewis-Clark Service Corps office for two years working to establish the Community Warriors Volunteer Center and service-learning program. In June 2007 she was appointed interim director of the program and was hired for the position in 2009. In June 2015, she accepted the postiion of Director of Grants and Contracts.
Charlette was appointed by Governor Otter to Serve Idaho, the Governor's Commission on Service and Volunteerism in 2014. The Commission promotes community service and oversees state AmeriCorps programs. Charlette serves on the marketing and state service plan committees and is chair of the 2016 Serve Idaho Conference planning committee. She is also a member of the board of directors of Court Appointed Special Advocates, District 2.
Charlette’s husband, Richard is a licensed social worker who serves as the Adult Protection Services supervisor for District 2. He also served as an AmeriCorps member for two years with Students in Service AmeriCorps.