Rep. Charlene Fite is serving her third term in the Arkansas House of Representatives. She represents District 80, which includes portions of Crawford and Washington counties.
For the 91st General Assembly, she serves as chairperson for the House Aging, Children and Youth, Legislative and Military Affairs Committee. She also serves on the House Judiciary Committee and the Joint Budget Committee.
For the 90th General Assembly, she served as Vice-Chair for Aging, Children and Youth, Legislative and Military Affairs Committee.
Rep. Fite earned her Master’s in Education at the University of Arkansas. She is also a graduate of Taipei Language Institute. She is a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) a member of the advisory board for Children’s Advocacy Centers of Arkansas, and a retired Psychology Specialist.
For her work in the legislature, Fite has received recognition from the Arkansas Hearing Association, Arkansas Interpreters for the Deaf, Arkansas Association of the Deaf, Family Council, Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association, American Conservative Union, and the Arkansas Coalition Against Domestic Violence.