Heidi Charon

Interim Director of TRIO

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

Heidi Charon is the Retention Program Manager and Head Softball Coach at Bay College in Escanaba. She has been working at Bay since 2009 when she began as an SI leader while working on finishing her degree. In 2011, she was hired as the part-time Math-Science Center Assistant Coordinator. Charon’s full-time employment at Bay College began in 2012 as the Supplemental Instruction Coordinator. She earned her Associate of Arts degree in 2010 and graduated from Bay as the Arts & Letters Outstanding Graduate. 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, graduating with honors from both schools. Charon was hired as the first-ever Head Softball Coach at Bay College in December of 2017. She is preparing for the team’s inaugural season to take place during the 2018-2019 school year. Charon competed on several competitive youth travel teams, including the two-time Little League World Series runner-ups 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.