Executive Director, Errol "E.R." Anderson (pronouns: they/them or he/him) manages the programming, fiscal, and daily operations of Charis Circle, and is always interested in the ways our communities can share skills and resources. A native Atlantan, E.R. came to Charis as one of the founding members of the Young Writer's Group in 1997, and has enjoyed helping build connections between communities of activists, artists, and academics in this city ever since. When not reading, writing, or running around Charis, you can find E.R. in the woods with his dogs, Clairee and Jasmine, or trying to unravel the mysteries of his '86 Chevy pick-up.
Please direct all programming, philanthropic, and general Charis Circle business to or 404-524-0304. We generally schedule events two months in advance but exceptions can be made for visiting acts/writers. If you are interested in scheduling an event or book reading please first visit the FAQ page on this website. Email is preferred. To see what E.R. is reading these days, check out the staff picks page.
Dartricia Rollins (pronouns: she/her) is the Assistant Director of Fundraising and Administration for Charis Circle, a position she accepted after completing two years as the Charis Circle Board's Fundraising Chair and a one year internship. She is a Kennesaw State University alumni with a Bachelor's of Science in Human Services with a concentration in Nonprofit Management and Social Innovation as well as a minor in Gender and Women's Studies. When she is not at Charis working in the bookstore and attending programs. She is working at TILA Studios an arts organization for Black women visual artists and a Charis Circle partner. Dartricia is an art and book collector and spends quite a bit of her free time attending galleries, museums, and reading as many books as possible at the same time! She is a fierce advocate for reproductive justice and healthcare and mom to Daschund-Basset-Shepard mix Gambino (yes, named after Atlanta's own Childish Gambino) who you can see pictured with Dartricia. Please email her at for all matters related to fundraising, donations, business sponsorships, and tax receipts.