Chuck Fewell was born in Shelby County and is a graduate of Thomas Carr Howe High School. Following graduation Chuck enlisted in the United States Marine Corps and later attended IUPUI and Indiana Central University. Following this, he joined the Shelbyville Police Department, serving four years, before becoming an Indiana State Trooper. His family includes his wife Kristin, four children, and seven grandchildren.
Chuck moved to Greenfield in 1998. Prior to the last two years as Mayor of the City of Greenfield he spent the previous twenty nine years employed in the Governmental Affairs Department for Heritage Group.
Chuck has been involved in many local Boards and Commissions including the Hancock County Sheriff Merit Board, Alcohol Beverage Board of Hancock County, Board of Directors Indiana Mineral Aggregates Association, Indiana State Chamber Federal Legislative Group, Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce – Transportation Infrastructure and Environmental Committee, Board of Directors of the Greenfield Chamber of Commerce, and the Central Indiana Regional Transportation Authority, and most recently named to the Board of Directors at LTAP.