Noel has been an active member of the Charles Wright Academy since 1999, having worn many hats and served in a number of roles. Prior to joining the Charles Wright community in 1999, he served in Assistant Director and Director level roles in Admissions and Financial Aid in higher education institutions for more than 15 years. While at CWA Noel has led numerous Sophomore and 8th grade beach hikes and chaperoned Winterim experiences, including college tours in the Northeastern states, the mid-Atlantic, California, trips to Dublin, Bogota, and the famous Civil Rights, Blues, and BBQ trip to TN and AL. He even led a handcrafted Dulcimer Building workshop. Noel loves to cook, plays blues and folk guitar, and has two daughters who graduated from Charles Wright.