Charlie joined the US Navy

In February 2007, his competitive energy inspired him to join the SEAL teams.  Charlie joined the US Navy and graduated from BUDS Class 266 in June 2008.  After graduation, he reported to SEAL Team THREE in Coronado, where he qualified as Naval Special Warfare lead breacher and Naval Special Warfare sniper.  While at SEAL Team THREE, he completed two deployments in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and one in support of Operation Enduring Freedom – Afghanistan.