Chuck has served in a variety of significant positions within the Southern Baptist Convention. He was elected as Trustee to the International Mission Board, Southern Baptist Convention. He served as Chairman, Overseas Committee, International Mission Board, and was a Charter Board member, Baptist Global Response, International Mission Board. As Chairman of the Task Force, Renewing the Vision, International Mission Board, the team implemented a number of significant programs that expanded the reach of the IMB to a more affinity based strategy. Chuck is an effective communicator and able to engage audiences as well as speak to the heart of individuals one on one. He has had numerous speaking engagements including the Annual General Meeting for IMB missionaries – Paraguay, Brazil, and Ivory Coast, speaker and has hosted the Promise of Hope television and radio broadcast and podcast, and the popular Adventure Bound Outdoors, which was a national award-winning outdoor television program.
Chuck has been the pastor of churches in five states, and served as the senior pastor of The Church at Crossgate Center, formerly Second Baptist Church, in Hot Springs, Arkansas for 15 years. Chuck has committed himself to evangelism. For ten years he was the host of the hunting program, Adventure Bound Outdoors (ABO) which he launched in 1996. The program pioneered the magazine style format for outdoor programs and has won 4 national awards.
Chuck received his B.A. from Clemson University, his Master of Divinity degree from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, and his Doctorate of Ministry from New Orleans Theological Seminary.