Charles joined InvesTrust, in 1997 as a Portfolio Manager after an extensive career in investment management.
Previously, Charles worked for 27 years in the trust department of major Oklahoma City financial institution.
He earned his Bachelor of Arts and Masters of Arts degrees in political science and economics from Oklahoma State University. He served two years in the U.S. Navy in the Tonkin Gulf and two years in Northern Ireland.
Charles has served in various volunteer capacities with Boy Scouts of America and is currently serving on the Southern Region Board. Charles heads the Oklahoma City Economic Roundtable.