Advisory Board Memorial

Dr. Wesley M. Du Charme

Wesley M. Du Charme, Ph.D. is cofounder of Decision Time Tools. Decision Time Tools is dedicated to improving the lives of others by helping them make wise decisions. Their first product, The Leisure Time Tool, helps people make decisions about activities that will add joy to their lives.
 
Wes earned a Bachelor of Arts degree, magna cum laude in Psychology, from the University of Colorado, and a Ph.D. in Psychology from the University of Michigan. He taught at Rice University and has worked as an organizational psychologist for many years. He has published a number of scientific articles on decision analysis, and a book examining some of the societal implications of advancing technology.
 
As an organizational psychologist Wes has served as both an internal and an external consultant to such diverse organizations as Lockheed Martin, Rockwell Collins, Children’s World, and Farm Credit Services. He is past President of the Rocky Mountain Human Resource Planners Group and a Senior Associate of the Foresight Institute.
 
As a cofounder of Decision Time Tools, Inc., Wes is uniquely suited to apply the rigors of psychological assessment to the pursuit of compatible leisure time activities. He matched many employment candidates to organizational opportunities, created and validated selection tests, and developed both traditional and distance learning programs. His interest in helping people choose rewarding careers extends naturally to helping them choose rewarding leisure time activities, enabling them to enjoy their retirement years to the fullest.
 
Wes authored Becoming Immortal: Nanotechnology, You, and the Demise of Death. He presented “Palling Around: The Personhood Analysis List (PAL)” at the Terasem Movement 4th Colloquium on the Law of Futuristic Persons.