- DistrictSouth Central
Charlie was elected to represent the South Central District in December 2015, he will be up for re-election in 2017. He runs a ranch with his parents and wife, Rebecca, west of Melville near the Crazy Mountains. His great-grandfather established the ranch in 1893 and today the headquarters are still situated around the original homestead buildings. They wean and retain calves from their Angus cowherd to run on grass as yearlings. They raise all the hay and winter forage for the operation including the center pivot irrigated alfalfa hay, wild hay, and rangeland grazing. They utilize AI to breed their replacement heifers.
Charlie was a Crazy Mountain Stockgrowers board member from 2008-2014 and served as President in 2010. He was the MSGA Young Stockgrower Committee Chair in 2010 and currently serves on the Melville Lutheran Church Council.