Cherie was born and raised in Port Arthur, Texas. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology from Texas Southern University where she graduated with Honors and was a member of the Lady Tigers Volleyball Team. Shortly thereafter, Cherie entered corporate America in the Information Technology field and simultaneously earned her MBA with a focus in Technology Management from the University of Phoenix.
After earning her MBA, Cherie spent several years in the Washington DC metro area working for the federal government by day while completing her Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from the Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law at night. Since graduating from law school, Cherie’s passion has been helping everyday individuals navigate through the legal system.