Charlie was born and raised in Mobile, Alabama, where he graduated from UMS-Wright Preparatory School in 2000. He later graduated from Hampden-Sydney College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in managerial economics. Following graduation, Charlie was hired by RBC Bank in Charlotte, North Carolina, to work in their builder finance department. Two years later, he earned his property and casualty insurance license and began working for Molton, Allen and Williams Insurance Company in Birmingham, Alabama, and later
In 2008, Charlie obtained his real estate license and joined Nathan Cox and Bellator Real Estate & Development Inc., focusing on residential new construction and custom-built homes in Baldwin County. He earned his broker’s license in August of 2011 and is currently the broker for Bellator’s Spanish Fort Office. Charlie was recently named Bellator’s Vice President of New Construction Sales, and he is a top producer as the leader of The Dodson Team.
Charlie married Natalie Franklin of Mobile in August 2008, and they were blessed with daughter Sally on Nov. 11, 2011 and Ann Charles on Dec. 9, 2014. The Dodson’s are members of Ashland Place United Methodist Church in Mobile. Charlie, when not at work, enjoys playing golf and spending time with his girls.