Charles received his BA from the City University of New York. He has lived in the Bay Area since 1974, when he established his own real estate related business that proved successful for over 25 years. His business skills and real estate experience helped him become a top-producing broker, formerly with Solomon Wilmington & Associates. Charles and his wife, Jill, have lived in Orinda since 1987 and have one son, Nathan. Charles is active in the Lamorinda community where he coaches baseball, is a school volunteer and is active in his son’s Boy Scout troop.