Charles H. "Charlie" O'Reilly, Jr
Charles H. "Charlie" O'Reilly, Jr. served as O’Reilly Automotive, Inc.’s President for eighteen years and Chairman for six years, prior to retiring. O’Reilly Automotive, Inc. is a publicly held company which began with a single store in Missouri to a business with over 5,420 stores in 47 states, $9.5 Billion in sales, and more than 82,000 team members. Charlie is a former board member of the Missouri-Kansas Automotive Wholesaler’s Association. He has been involved in many charitable organizations, including Community Partnership of the Ozarks, United Way of the Ozarks, Ozarks Fighting Back, Salvation Army, Council of Churches, and many more. He was the 2002 Missourian of the Year, 1997 Springfieldian of the Year, 1992 Philanthropist of the Year, and a 1992 Inductee into the Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame.