Charles Harper is the Executive Director of World Won Development, as well as a Board Member of World Won for Christ Family Life Ministries, EduRec Youth & Family Fun Center, 36th Street North Event Center and Oklahoma Community Support Coalition. He also serves as Trustee on the World Bible University Board.
As an entrepreneur Mr. Harper serves as the Co-Chairman of Third Coast Financial Group which is a privately held company producing investments vehicles through a network of financial sources. Services include structuring financial transactions to help generate funding capital for clients. Drawing on over a decade of experience in investment and procuring capital, Charles has secured over $1,000,000.00 from private businesses, foundations and individual donations in funding for community-based programs. Under his leadership, programs have expanded, impacting the lives of over 100,000 people.
Prior to starting his partnership in his own business, Charles spent time working the forefront in the community by being an advocate for at risk and delinquent youth. Passionate about impacting the lives of those who may be marginalized, Charles has been the guest speaker at graduations and special events. Charles has first-hand knowledge of taking the scenic route to obtain his college education. He often says that had it not been for his faith in God and a few positive people who he met along the way who inspired, encouraged and motivated him to complete college, he could have easily taken the wrong path. Charles graduated from Langston University, cum laude, in 2000 with a degree in Criminal Justice, Corrections.
Embracing the core values of integrity, servant leadership, commitment and intuition, Charles leads by example. His contagious enthusiasm instills his team members with extraordinary energy and dedication. He sets ambitious goals and motivates people to deliver.