Charity is the founder of studio Chartreuse and works alongside each and every client to ensure the best experience and design outcome. She is a graduate of Syracuse University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Design and Art Education. Charity is a Cleveland Bridge Builders graduate and the recipient of the 2010 Inside Business Athena Young Professional Award.

Since 2007, Charity has also been the voice behind the regional lifestyle blog, Charity and her family live in Shaker Heights, Ohio.

“I really adore that I get to come to work every day and be creative. This is my passion and my reality.”


Amber Dent

Amber and Charity have been collaborating for over 15 years both as designers and friends. Amber is a graduate of Kent State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Advertising, and thrives when creative ideas and a client’s vision come together. The result? Effective and inspiring design work. Amber and her family live in Bay Village, Ohio.

“Collaborating with our clients and their project needs is empowering. When we design something useful and beautiful, it makes for such a fulfilling day at the firm.”


Ali Forbes

Once an intern with the studio; after a few years away honing her digital media skills at a larger company she returned to join the studio as a lead designer. For the past three years, her attention to detail and her ability to take a project from concept to completion is something clients rave about.

Her passion for pattern design and illustration are a special concentration she brings to the team. Ali is a graduate of Ohio University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design. Ali lives in Ohio City, Ohio.

“Design is about creating a successful product that is everything conceptual, smart, functional, & of course beautiful rolled into one. As a designer, it is fulfilling when this is achieved!”