Tim Charleston
Physical Therapist, Piedmont Hospital

Perfect mate: Understanding, loyal, compassionate, adventurous, active, educated and open-minded
I am complimented most often on: My smile
The gutsiest thing I’ve ever done for love: Flew to Thailand
Biggest turn-ons: Great cook, active lifestyle, well-groomed, soft and clear skin, great-smelling perfume, intelligence and great personality
Biggest turnoff: Sarcasm
Longest relationship: Five years
Ideal date: Going on a hike or walk, talking and having lunch at a park
Hobbies: Bike riding, working out and hiking
Favorite restaurants: Hudson Grille and Taco Mac (mainly because of the TVs and great sports atmosphere)
Favorite sports teams: Boston Celtics and Chicago Bears
Favorite movies: Gladiator, Love & Basketball and Love Jones
Accomplishment I’m most proud of: Graduating from graduate school
You know you’re in love when: You consider your significant other nearly 100 percent of the time when you’re making decisions, such as buying something from the store or cooking a meal
Celebrity crushes: Sanaa Lathan, Halle Berry, Eva Mendes and Sandra Bullock
Something people would never guess about you: I was born with six toes on one foot.
When I want to feel sexy, I... put on a nice pair of hard-bottom shoes.
Describe yourself in three words: Ambitious, persevering and humble
Guilty pleasure: Ice cream
Who inspires you? Many of the patients that I see—I am always inspired by their will to overcome the immeasurable odds that they face. It also reminds me that I don’t have much to complain about.
Who, dead or alive, would you most want to meet? Muhammad Ali
My greatest ambition in life: Have a family
The key to my heart is: Trustworthiness

The online auction will benefit the Shepherd Center. Shepherd Center is a private, not-for-profit hospital specializing in medical treatment, research and rehabilitation for people with spinal cord injury and brain injury.

Fast Facts from Tim

Age: 38
Originally from: Peoria, Ill.
Lives in: Buckhead
Education: Georgia State University, North Georgia College & State University