Charlie Wright (MBA, Vanderbilt University) is currently the CFO and Treasurer for the Denver Zoo and the Colorado Zoological Trust. Previously, he was a Senior VP at Mile High United Way. His background includes over 14 years as a partner with Ernst & Young and over 10 years as a C-level executive with a prominent sports and entertainment company. Charlie has served as a member of the board of directors of many public companies and not-for-profit organizations, as well as been a guest speaker on a variety of topics. He is the principal percussionist for the Denver Pops Orchestra. Charlie also holds a bachelor’s degree from Duke University.