Charlie is the former President and CEO of AAA Washington. Prior to AAA, he held executive and management positions in several communications and technology companies, including GTE, AT&T, Cohesive Networks and IBM. He has served on several boards, including GTE, American Commerce, LeMay Museum, Seattle Chamber of Commerce and Safetec Compliance Systems. Charlie has a lifelong interest in education at all levels, particularly K-12. He is a graduate of Catholic University with a B.A. in Economics.