Iris Portis joined LSA in October 1986 in the Demopolis Satellite Office. Portis worked as a Nursing Assistant in York, AL before joining LSA. Portis graduated from Hobson State Technical College (now Coastal Community College) in Thomasville, AL with an associate degree in Business Administration. She served as a Personnel Management Specialist with the U.S. Army Reserve from 1981 to 1985. As a notary public for the State of Alabama, Portis currently serves as Paralegal in the Selma Office.