Chuck started climbing in 2002 and joined the Mazamas in 2003. Since then he has climbed numerous peaks in the Pacific Northwest as well as Pico de Orizaba in Mexico and three of the Seven Summits (Kilimanjaro, Elbrus, Denali). He is a member of the Mazama Expedition Committee and served as chair for two years. When not traveling or enjoying the great outdoors, Chuck is usually found dreaming about his next big adventure while working as a software engineer for EMC Corporation.

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