Charlie was born and raised in Laconia, NH but has lived in Brookline, MA, Denver and Boulder, CO . He has been working with the Laconia Motorcycle Week Association since 1991 as the Executive Director. In the past, Charlie has owned and operated his own retail and restaurant businesses in the Massachusetts and New Hampshire area and currently owns the Laconia Antique Center in downtown Laconia, NH. Charlie has a bachelor’s degree in history. His interests include reading, law, politics and history, collecting antiques and various memorabilia and traveling. Charlie and his cohost, Jennifer Anderson, can also be seen on their Lakes Region Public Access talk show, Today in Focus. The hour long weekly show has been on the air for over eight years and topics range from local and national interest stories to political coverage for local and national elections.
Charlie rides a Harley-Davidson Heritage Softail Classic and has been riding his motorcycle cross country every year for over thirty-four years to attend Laconia’s sister rally in Sturgis South Dakota was inducted into the Sturgis Museum Hall of Fame in 2008.