About Charlie


Charlie Hively is an east coast native who, following his college graduation, took his Volkswagen van on a cross country tour which resulted in an unplanned relocation to Bend, Oregon.  Now eight years later he owns a home where he lives with his 4 year old daughter. He loves to surf,  take his daughter on frequent canoe & camping trips, and mountain bike in the vast forest near his neighborhood. He is a rabid basketball fan, both working on his jump shot with religious fervor and losing years off of his life watching the Trail Blazers start every game slowly before mounting a big comeback. Charlie’s long been in love atmospheric ambient music and collects shoegazing records (check out his favorites embedded here). He holds a bachelors of Sociology & Behavioral science, working full time in the healthcare industry and works as a licensed substance abuse counselor on the side.