Professional Staff

J. Charles Waldrup, General Counsel, joined the Office of Legal Affairs on a full time basis in February, 2010. Before coming to North Carolina A&T State University, he was an Associate Vice President for Legal Affairs for the University of North Carolina system in Chapel Hill. His focus while there was personnel law, which included faculty issues and benefits. He has also worked as a Special Deputy Attorney general (previously an Assistant Attorney General and an Associate Attorney General) assigned to the University of North Carolina Hospitals at Chapel Hill, practicing primarily in litigation, health law and personnel law.
Charles graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville in 1973. He received his Juris Doctor from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1976,and was admitted to the North Carolina State Bar in 1976. Additionally, he has a Master of Arts in History from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and his Ph.D. in History from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. He is a member of the National Association of College and University Attorneys, where he has served on the continuing education committee, and done several legal presentations and legal papers. He is also a member of the Phi Beta Kappa honorary fraternity.

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Rashanda L. Lowery, Legal Specialist,joined the Office of Legal Affairs in May 2005. Rashanda is a graduate of North Carolina Central School of Law, Durham, North Carolina and received her Juris Doctorate in May 2002. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from North Carolina Central University with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science in 1999. In 2006, Rashanda received her certification as an Equal Employment Opportunity Adjunct Trainer from the Office of State Personnel in Raleigh, North Carolina. She is a member of several University committees such as: Residency Appeals, Public Relations Council and Emergency Response Team. She is also a member of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Rashanda's email address is:

Contact Information:
The Office of Legal Affairs is located:
Dowdy Administration Building, Suite 422
1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, North Carolina 27411

Telephone: (336) 334-7592 Fax: (336) 334-7194