- North Carolina State University, Raleigh NC, BS in Education, graduated 1979.
- Innisbrook Resort and Golf Club, Palm Harbor, FL, Assistant Golf Professional, winters 1979-1981.
- Brae Burn Country Club, West Newton, MA, Teaching Professional, summers 1980-1984.
- Quail Ridge Country Club, Boynton Beach, FL, Assistant Golf Professional, winters 1981-1984.
- Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa, Tucson, AZ, Head Golf Professional 1984-1985.
- Wellesley Country Club, Wellesley, MA , Associate Golf Professional, summers 1986-1990.
- Aberdeen Golf & Country Club, Boynton Beach, FL, Assistant Golf Professional, winters 1988-1989.
- Sandy Burr Country Club, Wayland MA, Head Golf Professional, 1990 – Present.
- Professional Golfers’ Association of America, elected to Class “A” membership, January 1983.
- U.S. Kids Golf Certified Coach 2017
Charles Estes (Charlie) brings all of these experiences to Sandy Burr Country Club. His teaching background and experiences qualifies him to teach and improve every level of golfer from beginners to advanced players.