Charlie Lane

Senior Vice President and COO

University of Florida

Charlie Lane is the University of Florida’s Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.  He assumed this role in March of 2014.  Charlie came to us from the University of Southern California, where he worked for 23 years and last held the position of Associate Senior Vice President, Administration.  While at USC, Charlie earned his doctorate in public administration.

Dr. Lane’s career spans both the for-profit and non-profit sectors.  Prior to working at UF and USC, Charlie worked for the University of Houston, Intermedics, Inc., and Texas Instruments, Inc.  Charlie and his wife, Natasha, live in Gainesville with their daughters, Grace and Hope.