Charlie Wiles

Charlie Wiles holds a degree in Political Science from Indiana University. He spent several years working for the Indiana state legislature, started a general contracting business renovating older homes, and served as a combat medic in the U.S. Army Reserves from 1991-1999. In 1997, he was founding director of Peace Learning Center, a not-for-profit organization focused on teaching youth nonviolent methods to resolve conflict. Currently, he coordinates interfaith/intercultural programs and lives with his wife, Sachiko, and two daughters, Lena and Aya, on the north side of Indianapolis.