Charles is a 1970 graduate of Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi with a Bachelor of Arts Degree. His education continued at Vanderbilt University's Graduate School of Management where he received his Masters of Management Degree in 1972. These degrees led Charles to the world of Finance and Wealth Management with Merrill Lynch for 34+ years.
Charles left Merrill Lynch in March 2007 and later that month formed Doraine Wealth Management Group, Inc. partnering with NEXT Financial Group, Inc. in order to provide enhanced financial services and expanded products to his clients. Charles holds his series 7 & 63 licenses.
Charles's Philanthropic and Volunteerism activities include: American Cancer Society, Catholic Charities, Charity League, Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce, Driscoll Children's Hospital, Good Samaritan Mission, Gulf Coast Humane Society, M.D. Anderson, and Texas A&M-Corpus Christi President's Council.
Charles resides in Corpus Christi, TX with his wife Gayle. He remains active in the community and with non-profit organizations.
Charles sincerely values the relationships he has with each and every client and their families. He gives each relationship a personalized approach. His client's needs and preferences are given top priority status each and every day as his multi-generational approach to wealth management involves the planning of their future and their children's future.
Charles has assembled the best staff possible that shares his ideals to provide first class customer service to each and every client.