Mr. Charette started his secondary education in the Fort Kent School District until his junior year in high school, which he finished his last 1 ½ at Southern Aroostook High School. After high school graduation he joined the military and earned his stripes in the signal corp. He then continued his education through Northern Maine Technical College and received his certificate in electrical construction.
He accumulated over 28 years of experience in the electrical field while working at Louisiana Pacific. Starting as a shift electrician for 8 years and working his way up to hold an electrical supervisor for 20 additional years upon his retirement. He holds a State of Maine master electricians license.
Mr. Charette lives in Smyrna with his wife. He has two daughters who are now married and have children of their own.