Aris was born and raised in Bradenton. She went to Jessie P. Miller Elementary School, Martha B. King Middle School, and then to Manatee High School. She graduated from MHS in 2000 and then went to Manatee Community College (what is now known as State College of Florida). She graduated with an AA in Mass Communications. In December of 2006 Aris started working at The Center as a Child Care Counselor. Aris has worked at The Center as the after school supervisor, front desk staff, and helped with events. In December of 2014 Aris graduated from Arizona State University with her Bachelors degree in Mass Communications and Media Studies. Aris is now using her degree as the Communications Manager. When not at the Center Aris loves to read, watch movies, travel, and watch the Gators on Saturdays during football season.