Charlotte is originally from the UK, and studied medicine at the University of Liverpool, attaining Honours in a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery Degree. After moving to New Zealand in 2007 Charlotte worked in the rural community of Wairarapa, as a General Practitioner, and also achieved FRNZCGP (Fellowship of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners). Charlotte also carried out her training in 2008 to perform forensic examinations for sexual abuse cases and was an expert witness at Court. After moving to Auckland, Charlotte became the Clinical Director of Auckland PHO in 2012, and also worked for the Auckland DHB as Clinical Director of the Auckland Health Network until 2013. Charlotte also became the Clinical Lead for the Auckland Regional Healthpathways Programme in 2015, which is hosted by Counties Manukau Health DHB. Charlotte also holds a number of Board appointments in both the public and private health sectors and sits on many Clinical and Health Informatics Governance, Advisory Forums and Alliances at a Regional and National Level. Charlotte is also a member of The Goodfellow Clinical Advisory Board.