Charity Wallace
Senior Advisor, Global Women’s Initiatives
George W. Bush Presidential Center

Charity Wallace serves as the Vice President of Global Women’s Initiatives at the George W. Bush Presidential Center and Senior Advisor to Mrs. Laura Bush.  She is responsible for setting the vision and managing the policy engagement for the Institute’s women’s initiatives, including the Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon global health program, empowering of women in the Middle East and working with First Ladies from around the world.  The initiatives aim to improve access to education, health care, and economic opportunity for women and children in Africa, the Middle East and Afghanistan.

Wallace serves on the Board of Advisors for the School of Public Policy at Pepperdine University, the Advisory Board of ARZU Studio Hope, an organization that helps Afghan women rug weavers break the cycle of poverty by providing them steady income and access to education and healthcare, and the Advisory Board of 4word Women.  Wallace is an ex-officio member on the Human Freedom Advisory Council for the Bush Institute.  She wrote the foreword for the book Work, Love, Pray, which was released in 2011.