Charley is a lifelong resident of Cobb County; he and his wife Mercedes have called Marietta home since 2003. A product of home education, Charley has worked in the printing industry since he was 20, as both an employee and business owner. He has also had since childhood an interest in politics and government policy. Charley has volunteered for many campaigns over the decades, some Republican and some Democratic. Today, he stands ready to take what he has learned in business and politics, taking the best ideas from his experiences, and apply them for the betterment of all Mariettans!