Charles brings a unique perspective to capacity building and system transformation generated from 15 years of analysis, solutions design and change leadership experience from the engineering research and development sector. With a keen interest in social learning and collaboration, his approach is underpinned by principles of community, collective growth and co-action. Charles supports teams and organizations through change, designs and facilitates strategic processes, and helps stakeholders build capacity for effective action and learning. He holds a B.A.Sc. in Engineering Physics and a M.A.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of British Columbia.