Charlie Grooms – Owner Representative
  • Version 2HOMETOWN:  Madison, Indiana
  • OCCUPATION:  Clifty Engineering
Charlie Grooms has been with the Miss Madison Racing Team for more than three decades.  He started washing parts when his uncle, Jon Peddie, was named the team’s driver in 1977. Over the years, he graduated through the ranks to become Crew Chief.  Currently, Grooms is the Team Manager and Owners' Representative. He oversees all aspects of the team including: sponsorships, logistics, budgeting, personnel and other administrative duties. When not racing Grooms is Vice President/Human Resource Manager at Clifty Engineering. Charlie and wife, Nancy, managed several business interests in Madison. Charlie and Nancy reside in Madison, Indiana and have three daughters, Codi, Cati, and Cortni.