Charles joined the Dedicated team in 2017 after serving our country for over a decade in the United States Army and later working as a defense contractor in Afghanistan. Charles graduated Summa Cum Laude from California State University East Bay with a bachelor’s degree in business administration concentrated in finance and a minor in history. His passion is helping young working families realize their dreams of buying a home, funding their children’s education, or securing their own financial future. Charles’ philosophy is simple: Plan First, Be Flexible. It is how he serves his clients who are often in the most dynamic financial period of their lives.