ABOUT MR. BURDELL-WILLIAMS | SCHOOL BOARD DIRECTOR
Charles Burdell-Williams resides in Wyncote with his wife and two children, who attend the Cheltenham School District. Mr. Burdell-Williams has advocated for better educational outcomes and increased STEM experiences through volunteerism and taking an active role with Cheltenham parent groups. A board member of the Cheltenham African American Alliance since 2015, Mr. Burdell-Williams is the organization’s director of outreach. In 2017, he led the Dads Read Across Cheltenham program, an initiative to celebrate Read Across America Day with dads reading in every K-4 CSD classroom. He coaches and is a board member for Cheltenham Little League. A pharmaceutical operations manager for Merck & Co., Mr. Burdell-Williams holds a B.S. in biology from Howard University.