With degrees from the American Institute of Interior Design and a Associate Degree in Interior Design from Scottsdale Community College, Charisse started her career in interior design interning and working for two high profile interior design firms in Scottsdale Arizona. She creates designs with eclectic styling and vibrant colors. Her designs are a timeless fusion of traditional classic mixed with historical influence in the decor. She has an extensive background in designing custom bedding and window treatments and is an expert in color consultation. She has designed many homes working with blueprints from the beginning stage of construction to final completion as well as individual rooms. Charisse lives in Arizona with her husband and two terriers Lillie and Mario.