Charlie Watkins

Chief Financial Officer

Phone: (205) 847-1343


As Chief Financial Officer, Charlie is responsible for all the company’s financial functions including accounting, treasury, corporate finance and reporting. He also leads all human resource activities. His career spans more than 20 years of varied experience in financial management, business leadership and corporate strategy.

Before joining OneAscent in December 2017, Charlie served as CFO for a senior housing and property development company in Birmingham, AL. Prior to that, he served and CFO and Managing Director for a financial services software firm and was Partner and CFO for a senior housing firm.

Charlie grew up in Birmingham, AL and attended Auburn University where he earned a B.S degree in Finance. He is married to Kim and has two sons. He is an active member of Double Oak Community Church in Mt. Laurel. Charlie’s hobbies include spending time outdoors, hiking, fly fishing out west and going to the lake on the weekends. He is also an avid sports fan of all things Auburn.