Charlotte Whitacre

Director, Government Engagement
First Responder Network Authority
Charlotte Whitacre is the Director of Government Engagement at FirstNet Authority. She has been with the FirstNet Authority for more than six years. Ms. Whitacre came to the FirstNet Authority after 10 years at the U.S. Department of Justice as a telecommunications manager, and she has 20 years of combined federal government experience. She has more than 25 years in communications experience beginning in the U.S. Army Signal Corps. She specialized in satellite operations/engineering where she worked primarily NATO and UN missions. Prior to that, she attended West Virginia University as a double major in Public Relations and French.