Charles is a freshman in High School at Mill Creek High School in Hoschton, GA. He serves as the Freshman Class President in Student Government, and is a leader in Young Democrats of America and Key Club. Concurrently, he serves as President/CEO of Greening Forward, an organization whose mission is to raise awareness for environmental causes by supporting a network of youth-led environmental school clubs, helping small businesses and non-profits create a more sustainable workplace, and educating low-income communities about ways to conserve water and energy resources. Charles is a board member for Earth Force, youth advisory board member for Ways to Help, and national youth councilman for Youth Serve America. Charles also serves on the volunteer staff of a small community newspaper, The Echo. In his free time, he loves outdoor recreational activities, going to the movies, and of course volunteering.