As Executive Director, Charles oversees the operation and administration of all CADH programs and services, including health equity, emergency preparedness, and advocacy and policy initiatives. Prior to joining the staff at CADH, Charles served in the United States Air Force for eight years as an Aircraft Mechanic during the Persian Gulf War. He also worked in Orange County, Florida as an Environmental Inspector and in Hillsborough County, Florida as a Code Enforcement Officer. Charles earned his Master of Public Health from the University of Connecticut and his Bachelor of Arts in Communication, with a minor in Marketing, from Central Connecticut State University.
Eileen Kehl serves CADH as its administrative assistant. She provides administrative support to all CADH programs; provides accounting and personnel functions; and is responsible for maintaining CADH’s financial and corporate records. Before joining the staff at CADH, Eileen managed a health and life insurance office in Rocky Hill, Connecticut, managed on-site real estate sales for new condominium construction in Mystic, Connecticut, and held management positions at the administrative offices of Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Associates and HealthSouth in Farmington, Connecticut. She pursued a master’s degree in reading with a minor in special education and also has a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education, both from Adelphi University in Garden City, New York.