Charles McCaffrey is a Navy Veteran with 30 years of military, government contracting and small business experience. He is also a serial entrepreneur, instructor, mentor and ardent supporter of the military community. Charles joined Community Business Partnership in 2012 and served as Director of the Business Incubation Center (2012-2013) and Director of the South Fairfax Small Business Development Center (2013-2015) before being named as Director of the Veterans Business Outreach Center from 2015 to 2019. He is a highly sought-after speaker and storyteller.
Charles has a B.S. in History, Technology and Society from Georgia Tech, an M.S. in Operations Research from the Naval Postgraduate School, and an MBA from George Mason University. He is a 2013 graduate of the Leadership Fairfax Institute (LFI) and is working towards his PhD in Socioeconomics. And in 2016, he was named Boots to Business Instructor of the Year; and the VBOC at Community Business Partnership was named the Veteran Business Center of Excellence by the U.S. Small Business Administration in 2018.