Charis has been in the industry for many years and started as an optician in 1998. She received her ABO certification in 2000. Charis is always looking for ways to advance her skills and techniques, and furthered her education into ophthalmology by obtaining her COA certified in 2012. 

Charis is a self-proclaimed nerd who enjoys volunteering her time to dress up as various super heroes for fundraisers. She has a love for all aspects of art, and her favorite color is purple.