Heidi Charon

Retention Program Manager

Heidi Charon
  • Campus: Main
  • Office: HUB 828
  • Phone: (906) 217-4175

Heidi Charon is the Interim Director of TRIO and Head Softball Coach at Bay College. She earned her Associate of Arts degree from Bay in 2010. She then went on to complete her Bachelor of Arts Degree in English from the University of Illinois at Springfield and her Master’s Degree in Education from Northcentral University. Over the last ten years of working at Bay College, Heidi has been focused on increasing student success and retention through program oversight and development like tutoring, Supplemental Instruction, early alert and intervention, mindset, and co-advising. Charon was hired as the first-ever Head Softball Coach at Bay College in December of 2017. In its first two seasons, she led the Norse softball team to a 35-16 record. Charon competed on several competitive youth travel teams, including the two-time Little League World Series runners-up for Gladstone in 2001 and 2002 and the high school softball state runner-up team for Escanaba High School in 2003. After high school, Heidi played at Michigan State University. Her coaching career includes a head coaching stint at Lansing Central High School and several years assistant coaching in Escanaba.