In August 2012, Charlie began working with Rosalind Wiseman and over two hundred teen boys to writeMasterminds & Wingmen, a groundbreaking book that shows what’s happening in boys’ lives for adults, andThe Guide, a book specifically written to high school aged boys. Nine months later, Charlie left his job in the financial industry and joined Rosalind full-time helping parents and educators better understand the young people under their care. Charlie oversees the strategic vision to develop partnerships with innovative educational institutions and help increase young people’s academic engagement, emotional wellbeing, and physical safety.
His work with young people doesn’t stop there. He serves on the Attention Homes Board of Directors, an NPO providing housing and services for Boulder County, Colorado homeless and run-away youth. Most recently, he joined The Task Force to form the Boys’ School of Denver.