Charles served in the U.S. Army Reserves from 1982-1987. He is an actor, musician, singer/songwriter, composer, and produces/directs/edits movies and music videos. He is also the co-leader of his own band named “Per Se”. Charles has also worked at Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center since 1994. Charles is the Vice Chairman on the BEAC Commission for the City of Long Beach and sits on the Board of Directors with four more Businesses. He is the Co-Host of Operation Confidence’s podcast radio show titled “America’s Invisible Heroes”, which offers information and resources to help support Veterans. Charles is also an owner of a Trucking Business. He always encourages everyone to “Keep your head up” and “Refuse to lose” because “Life is good”.