Charlie trained as a furniture maker at UTAS completing the “Design in Wood” course in 1991. He then went on to undertaking commissions and small scale production from a rented workshop in Salamanca Place for 2 years and in Melbourne for 3 years in a workshop in Flinders Lane, surrounded by designer makers of all types.
Returning to Hobart in 1997 resulted in opportunities to practice woodworking skills within the building industry, and achieving a Trade Certificate as a Carpenter/Joiner. After several years of employment with a small family business and then a larger firm, Charlie was employed by in2Construction in 2009 as a Foreman.
In 2021 Charlie was promoted to Estimating Manager and in 2022 to Project Manager.
What is your tool of choice? A computer or a nice chisel.
What is your greatest accomplishment? Combining family and working life.
What is your favourite style of home to work on? Open plan, minimalist.
What is your favourite thing about In2Construction? The team culture and the integrity of the business.
What are your hobbies outside of work? Squash and fishing.