Charles Mann was born in Queens, New York but grew up n Atlanta, Georgia. He graduated from the University of Georgia with a bachelor’s degree in Human and Consumer Economics. Charles played on UGA’s men’s basketball team during all four years at UGA. He holds a number of records for the university itself as well as in the SEC. Upon graduating, he went on to play basketball overseas in the NBA D-League as well as in Europe, Canada and in Russia. With having so much experience with basketball, Charles comes to the CSL excited about expanding his career to coaching and being able to work with the VCU men’s basketball team and staff as a graduate assistant.