Charles began his professional career by leaving Texas for training in Phoenix, Arizona at the Mundus Institute of Golf Course Management. While attending Mundus, Charles accepted his first job at the prestigious Phoenix Country Club. Returning to Texas after completing his studies at Mundus he began work at Golfsmith International where he learned the art of club fitting and club repair. While at Golfsmith, he also expanded his teaching knowledge through the Harvey Penick Academy in Austin, Texas. Previous work locations also include The Old Brickyard Golf Course and Tierra Verde Golf Club. Other training includes: "Completed the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital's Tee It Up Teaching Seminar for Individuals With Disabilities. "Hands-on instruction from Hank Haney with certification at the Teaching the Teacher Seminar in 2006. "Hank Haney's 2011 & 2012 winter workshops for PGA Professionals. "Certificates from Tim Cusick's Teaching the Teacher Seminars in 2009 & 2010. "Certified by both Ping and Titleist as a custom club fitter for all types of golf clubs and putters "Receives updated methods of instruction through the PGA program.