Charles is in his eighth year as the Assistant Director of Athletics. He is charged with the day-to-day operation of Athletics and the Student Center.
Prior to joining the staff at Johnson & Wales Charlotte, Charles was the League Administrator at the Charlotte Sports Center, a for profit indoor recreation center where his duties included managing youth and adult recreational sports leagues, serving as the company's network administrator, managing e-marketing campaigns, and implementing web-based facility management software. He served as the Interim Assistant Director of Club Sports and Marketing at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte for one year before his tenure at Charlotte Sports Center. Charles received his Bachelor of Arts degree in English from UNC-Charlotte in May, 2004, and is a member of the National Intramural and Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA), and the College Sports Information Directors Association (CoSIDA).
Chris is a native of Rocky Mount, NC, and is an avid golfer and sports fan in general. He lives in Concord.