Coach Charity, who’s in his fourth season at CR as Offensive Line Coach and Strength and Conditioning Coordinator, graduated from Scripps Ranch High School in San Diego in 1998, where he played football (defensive line) and competed in track and field (shot put and discus). In track and field, he was selected All-San Diego Section his senior year, and after high school, was an All-Southern Conference offensive lineman at Grossmont Community College in San Diego, helping his team to the 2000 State Championship game. Coach Charity finished his playing career at Norfolk State University in Virginia in 2004, and graduated from Humboldt State in 2005 with a BA in Kinesiology.
He became the assistant strength and conditioning coach for HSU in 2005 and remained for three seasons before joining the Denver Broncos in 2009 to be an intern/strength and conditioning coach. He then returned to Humboldt County to become the head strength and conditioning coach for the HSU men’s basketball and women’s volleyball teams in 2010 and 2011, and was the assistant strength and conditioning coach at Washington State University for two seasons in 2012 and ’13.