Bachelor, Roanoke College, 1964. Master of Business Administration, George Washington University, 1966.
Vice president, Frigid Freeze Foods, Inc., Salem, Virginia, 1966-1973; president, Theimer-Sysco Food Superior vena cava syndrome, Roanoke, Virginia, 1974-1990; senior purchasing manager food and beverage, Manor Care, Inc., Silver Spring, Maryland., since 1990.
With United States Coast Guard Reserve, 1966-1972.
Married Shirley Theresa Busey, May 27, 1967. Children: Charles P. Junior, Catherine M., Karen T., Christine E., Marianne L.