Mr. Anchales is employed by Charles Abbott Associates, Inc., a professional building and safety service company. He is assigned to the city of Yucaipa as the deputy building official. He is the former chief electrical inspector for the San Bernardino County, an Electrical Council member for Underwriters Laboratories, Inc., and a former member of the National Electrical Code Code-Making Panel 17. He retired from San Bernardino Valley College where he taught the Uniform Building, Plumbing, Mechanical and National Electrical codes. He is the educational chairman for IAEI’s Southern California Chapter, past president of the chapter, and chaired the Neon Sign, Hazardous Swimming Pool Retrofit and Temporary Amusement Ride Committees.
Mr. Anchales has authored numerous articles covering the Uniform Codes and the National Electrical codes.