Devoted Christian and blogger behind The Mind of Carlis, which details his life experiences with his wife Catherine. He also has a self-titled YouTube channel, which is an extension of his blog. He published the book The Mind of a Single Man.
He made a commitment to Christ in February 2007 after many failed relationships. He was single for seven years before he met Catherine.
He and wife Catherine didn't exchange their first kiss until their wedding day.
He married Catherine Howze on April 11, 2015. They were introduced by Carlis' best friend's wife at a mother-daughter conference.
He and Adam Gallagher are both men's lifestyle bloggers.