Biography: Charlotte Fant Pegues
Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
Named Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs in August 2021, Dr. Charlotte Fant Pegues leads a team of professionals who are committed to providing exceptional services and creating an environment where all students can be successful. Pegues has served the university in a variety of roles for 28 years, with more than 10 of those in the Division of Student Affairs. During that time, she has been assistant vice chancellor for student affairs, assistant provost, director of admissions and registrar. She oversees a variety of student issues related to academic progress and works closely with other university departments to resolve student concerns.
In addition to her service in senior leadership, Pegues serves on the Council of Academic Administrators, the Strategic Planning Council and the following committees and task forces: Incident Response Team; Future Planning; Services and Support; Athletics Compliance; Completion and Student Success; Keep Learning; Recreational Facilities; Recruit, Admission, Orientation and Advising; Sensitivity and Respect; Student Affairs; and the Student Affairs Incident Response Team. Additionally, she serves as the university's representative to the Women in Higher Education Mississippi Network and the institutional representative to the SEC Council on Racial Equity and Social Justice.
Pegues earned several degrees from the university including a B.A. in Psychology, an M.Ed. in Education and a Ph.D. in Leadership and Counselor Education. She holds an academic appointment in the School of Education as an Assistant Professor of Leadership and Counselor Education. She and her husband, Tee, enjoy living in Oxford and love being a part of the Ole Miss community and family.