Charidy studied at Sacramento City College in Sacramento, CA. She spent 7 years as a firefighter and EMT. Charidy has been with Medi-Weightloss since its opening in 2010. Previously she worked for Mid-America Neuroscience where she conducted research on the impacts of physical fitness on MS patients. Charidy and her husband enjoy sports, hiking and biking. She is a fitness-enthusiast and enjoys interior decorating.