Charlie began his association with Lanakila as a thirteen-year-old Hillsider, then Lakesider, Bridger, and counselor for a total of eight wonderful summers in Fairlee. He later returned in 1994 and 1995 as Assistant Director of Lanakila. Charlie met his wife while she was a counselor at Aloha. Both of their children have spent summers at Hive, Aloha, and Lanakila. When not involved in camp and Foundation activities, Charlie works in commercial construction and real estate development.