Chuck lives in Princeville, IL, where he is retired as President of German-Bliss Equipment Co — a company. selling farm, commercial, and industrial equipment. This company was founded by Chuck’s father, L. E. German in 1940. Chuck has also served as past president of the Illinois Farm Equipment Dealers Association and of the North American Equipment Dealers Association. He has served several terms in his home church (Princeville Presbyterian Church, EPC) as an elder, deacon, and treasurer.