Following a successful high school wrestling career, Charlie took his talents to Lock Haven University where he achieved a top 12 finish at Division I Nationals and 1st Team All-Academic honors. After teaching Spanish for 3 years and securing a victory on Spike TV's "Pros vs. Joes," Charlie decided to leave his job to pursue a Master's Degree and began his professional fighting career; "The Spaniard" was born.
In 2011, he was ranked as high as #7 in the world. "The Spaniard" has fought at the highest level of the sport in three countries around the world. He currently lives in PA with his wife and daughter.
While illustrating specific principles and examples that helped propel him to the top of the fighting world, Charlie explores concepts such as success and failure, which serve as keystones in his messages. "The Spaniard" speaks directly to each audience, providing examples that are both relevant and practical. After spending time with Charlie, his audience will walk away with actionable steps to aid in their journeys of self-actualization.
"The Spaniard" has a strong desire to positively influence kids and teens, especially young wrestlers. Through one-on-one mentoring and small group settings, Charlie is able to pass on, first-hand, some of his most important guiding principles that helped him achieve his goal of fighting in the UFC. Fill out the form below for booking.