Audit Committee Chair
Chuck Morgan graduated Cum Laude from Rose Hulman Institute of Technology with a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering in 1967. He then received his M.B.A. from the Amos Tuck School at Dartmouth College in 1969. He began his career at Hewlett Packard in 1969 as a Product Marketing Engineer where he learned how David Packard and Bill Hewlett started HP and grown it with the “HP Way”. Chuck’s conviction of profit sharing and principles and values was rooted in what he learned at HP. He then moved to Ford Motor Company in 1971 in Product Planning. He was on the Mustang team and coordinated the market research for the Mustang II introduction which was presented to Henry Ford II.
In 1972 Chuck switched gears and moved into the construction and real estate industry. He became Vice President of Construction with Jackson’s Realty and Building Co and later President of Vista Communities. Vista Communities was the first residential developer in Indianapolis to break a 100/year sales rate for a single project.
In 1983 Chuck founded C.P. Morgan Communities with the conviction that what he had learned in graduate business school and with 10 years of experience could be applied to the running of a successful residential development company and serve customers, employees, and communities where they were built as well as provide exceptional financial rewards. He ran this business for 26 years. Chuck continues to be involved in the building industry, helping people build new, unique homes with exceptional value in his home town of Carmel, Indiana.
Last year, Chuck acquired Southeastern Aluminum Products, LLC, a nationwide business that manufacturers and distributes shower doors which is positively changing the way people start their day.
Chuck has been married to his high school sweetheart, Roxy, for 48 years. They have three grown children and 9 grandchildren. Chuck’s oldest daughter is a cardiologist in Indianapolis. His son owns a large, multi-state Senior Services company. His youngest daughter has her master’s degree in teaching.
Chuck is an active person and has a zest for life with his many activities which include: sailing, yachting, snow skiing, flying, and reading. He is an active and passionate aviator, is FAA rated and flies left seat in corporate aircraft, helicopters, and an Aircam float plane. He is a classic car collector and has won numerous first place and national awards in addition to having driven his cars on caravans with other enthusiasts from across the country.
Chuck currently serves on CEO Forum Board which is associated with Focus on the Family. He also serves on the Urban Land Institute CDC Council. More recently, he has served on the Insight for Living Board and Indiana State Secondary Market for Education Board of Directors.