Charlie is an active REALTOR, being licensed since 1979. He holds the professional designations of CRB (Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager) and GRI (Graduate, REALTORS Institute). He holds the professional certification of AHWD (At Home with Diversity). He has served on at least one committee with the Cincinnati Area Board of REALTORS each year since 1980. He is currently serving on their Board of Directors. He received their REALTOR of the Year in 1998. He is also active with the Women’s Council of REALTORS, serving as the Cincinnati Area President in 2007 and Ohio in 2012. He was recognized as the Ohio Member of the Year in 2016. He served also on the national Board of Directors of the Council of Real Estate Brokerage Managers, which is now a part of the Real Estate Business Institute. He has trained newly licensed real estate agents since 1986, taught real estate pre-licensing courses for over 20 years, and taught real estate continuing education courses for over 25 years..