Charlie was born in Hanford, Ca and graduated from Lemoore High School. After playing college at Fresno State where he was All-Wac in 1994 & 1995, he was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the fourth round in 1996. He played five years in the NFL, four years with the Chargers and One year with the New Orleans Saints. He is passionate about athletic training and strives to help athletes of all ages reach their full potential. He is married to Lana and enjoys staying active and spending time with his family.