Charles (Chuck) Childs has been General manager at Centaur Theatre Company for the past 13 years. Prior to that he was Centaur's Production Manager, following a similar post at the Saidye Bronfman Centre. He has served on the board of Directors of Quebec Drama Federation (QDF) and as a QCGN representative where he co-chaired the Program Funding Committee for 4 years, and chaired the IPOLC negotiating committee for the Memo of Understanding between the Canada Council and Canadian Heritage. As the Quebec Regional representative for the Professional Association of Canadian Theatres (PACT) he chaired the hosting committee for the 1997 AGM in Morin Heights, is a member of the Finance Committee, and is the Chair of the Negotiating team for the PACT/APASQ negotiations. Chuck has lectured at the National Theatre School, Concordia University, and McGill University.