Chel Douglass is the senior advanced administrative specialist for NC State’s Industry Expansion Solutions (IES), offering administrative support to all IES. Serving as the main customer service representative, Chel runs the security at the front desk as well as assisting with many other special projects. As an officer with the State of North Carolina, she is a NC Notary Public and has been with IES since 1990. Prior to her current role, Chel worked within IES as back-up to the executive assistant, administrative help for the business cluster group, assistant to the MEP center director, registrar and materials coordinator with continuing education. She also served as the program coordinator assistant with the energy program. Chel completed her B.A. in criminology in December of 2013 at NC State University. She volunteers with the Garner Police Department CAPT team. She has completed the supervisory series at NC State University and holds a team specialist certificate.