Cheryl Charles has been with RLE since 2007. She has held many positions since joining RLE including Fiscal Officer for both Pre-Award and Post-Award Administration. She is now the Fiscal Officer for HR/Payroll Administration at RLE. She is responsible for processing payroll, graduate research assistant appointments, UROP appointments, payroll management, labor certification, eDACCAs, eSDS, labor distribution, suspense cost object management; financial administration.
Cheryl holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Business Administration from Northeastern University. In 2007 she won an MIT Infinite Mile Award and in 2011 was awarded the MLK (Martin Luther King Jr) leadership award from MIT. Prior to joining RLE, Cheryl had been a Fiscal Officer in EECS and an Administrator for the Deptartment Head and Administrative Officer in the MIT Economics Department. During her time with EECS, Cheryl was a volunteer Freshman Advisor for MIT undergraduate students.