Cherisse has been teaching since 2006. Currently, she teaches Safety and First Aid, Women’s Health, Athletic Injuries Seminar, Sports Nutrition Seminar, and Fitness for Life Seminar. She received her Associate Degree from Moorpark College, a Bachelor of Science from the University of South Carolina, and earned a Master of Science from the California University of Pennsylvania.
In 2002, she was awarded California Community College Female Athlete of the Year. Cherisse holds a number of certificates, including NATA Certified Athletic Trainer, NASM Performance Enhancement Specialist, and CPR/AED/First Aid Certified, and is a member of the National Athletic Trainers Association, California Community College Athletic Trainers Association, FWATA, and California Athletic Trainers Association, NASM.