Cheryl graduated with a Bachelor of Optometry with Honours from Glasgow Caledonian University in 2012. After graduating, she worked in both corporate and private practice in Scotland before moving to Australia. She continued her education and completed the OCANZ exam and the Australian College of Optometry, Certificate in Ocular Therapeutics. Following this, Cheryl joined the Dry Eye Institute as Principal Optometrist. She also assists as a clinical optometrist in Personal Eyes City, Parramatta, Burwood and Liverpool. Outside of her clinical practice, Cheryl enjoys running and takes part in marathons around Australia.