Charlene Mercadante


Charlene Mercadante comes to Compass with a wealth of experience in school systems, with a particular focus on learning differences.

Prior to Compass, she was Director of Admissions and Next School Placement at Charles Armstrong School, a Grades 2-8 school for students with learning differences, specifically dyslexia. She also served on the Board of Directors of Charles Armstrong for over 6 years and was heavily involved in the mission, fiscal oversight and strategy.

In addition to her expertise in education, Charlene has a strong background in business. She was a general manager and held sales positions at Skynet Worldwide Express and Perfect Courier. Charlene has a Bachelors of Science degree in Business Economics from SUNY Oneonta. She is married with two grown sons, both with learning differences.