Charles Parks currently serves as Department Chair for Business Technologies since January, 2010. He first came to the college in August, 2000, serving as Accounting Instructor from 2000 - 2003, and as Lead Accounting Instructor from 2003-2006. He has been teaching accounting in both community college and university settings since 1997. His educational background includes a B.S. Degree in Business Management, and a M.S. degree in Accounting. Mr. Parks is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), member of the North Carolina Association of CPA's, (NCACPA), and the American Institute of CPA's (AICPA). His work background includes accounting, auditing, business management, banking, sales, and volunteer work with religious organizations.