One of the legs that Charla and Mirna finished first during the All-Stars was in Tanzania, which was, coincidentally, the country in which they were eliminated in the fifth season.
She describes herself as dedicated, passionate, and driven to succeed.
Her team was one of the three all womens teams to finish the race.
The first time she was on The Amazing Race she was 27 and the second time she was on it she was 30 years old.
She is married and trying to have a baby using IVF.
Her and her cousin were born just a month apart, in the same hospital.
On The Amazing Race 11 she won a trip to Aruba and a catamaran.
On The Amazing Race 5 the average place her and Mirna came in was 3.71. On The Amazing Race 11 the average place they came in was 4.15.
On The Amazing Race 5 her team did not get along with Colin and Christie or Marshall and Lance.
On The Amazing Race All-Stars her team did not get along with Rob & Amber and later, Dustin & Kandice.
She completed a total of ten roadblocks while she was on the race.
Her team came in first on the 5th and 6th legs of The Amazing Race Allstars.
On the first three legs of The Amazing Race Allstars her team came in 8th place.
On The Amazing Race 5 her team never came in first, but they came in second on three of the legs.
On The Amazing Race 5 she came in 6th place, and on The Amazing Race 11 she came in 3rd place.
She is a co-owner and manager of ten sports stores.
She lives in Phoenix, Maryland.
She went to Towson University.
She speaks English, Turkish, Arabic, Armenian, French, and Spanish.
She has dwarfism and is only four feet tall.
Mirna: Can we play a quick hand of blackjack? We can double our money!
Charla: (snatching the clue) No!!!
Charla: (referring to Dustin and Kandice) Beauty is sometimes skin deep.
Charla: (to Oswald and Danny) You guys know a lot of beauty tips!
Oswald: These aren't beauty tips. They're more like first aid.
Charla: (referring to Dustin and Kandice) We'll knock those crowns off their heads!
Mirna: Wrangle It requires one team member to hold down a horse.
Charla: It's OK. I'll hold it!
Mirna: Road Block. Who has quick hands and quick feet. I'll do it.
Charla: Mirna, you might have to stick your hand up a cow's arse.
Mirna: Oh! Can you stick your hand up a cow's arse?
Charla: I don't have quick feet!I will not be able to run after the cow!
Charla: Low to the ground, that's my technique