Charles Warren, CEA®, AIF®
Chairman of the Board, Simplicity Ministries®
VP Risk Management/Business Services, Oswego Crest Financial Group
Lake Oswego, OR
Charles joined the Board of Simplicity Ministries® in 2006 and was appointed board chair in 2007. He is serving in his second three year term. Each Monday, Charles co-leads a Bible study with Mike for Simplicity Ministries® called Men of Simplicity.
Charles assists clients with their risk management and insurance and holds the Certified Estate Advisor designation. As an Accredited Investment Fiduciary®, Charles also serves as the lead consultant to the firm's retirement plan clients. He served ten years and was honorably discharged as a staff sergeant from the U.S. Marine Corps, where he earned multiple decorations for distinguished service. In addition, to serving as Simplicity Ministries®' board chair, Charles also serves as a board member for the Damascus Christian Education Foundation. He and his wife, Sheri, enjoy spending time with their four children, their daughter-in-love, and their first grandson. In his spare time, Charles enjoys reading, working out, playing golf, and cheering the NY Yankees.