Charleston has had a long career in TV, radio and newspapers. She's been a TV news reporter for Ten news, SBS, Today Tonight, Nine, a finance reporter Lateline (ABC), a presenter on ABC news radio and RTHK, journalist with the SCMP, news anchor & Beijing correspondent for ATV Hong Kong. She's currently an Associate Editor of Huffington Post Australia and editor of Women Love Tech. She's also the author of four books, two screenplays, she's a poet & the mother of three boys.