Iris Chang, a Shanghai-born, Queen Bee-type tech maven from a wealthy family who founded six startups in college, two of which were sold to Google.
- She is Asian-American.
- She comes from a wealthy and affluent family.
- She previously lived in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles.
- In her adolescent years, she went to Harvard-Westlake School.
- Later, she completed her college studies at the University of Southern California.
- She is a former FBI recruit.
- She is good friends with Brandon Fletcher, Will Olsen and the recently deceased Drew Perales.
- In Kudove, Shelby mentioned that she got a trafficker convicted in Miami as part of an FBI criminal case investigation.
- In RESISTANCE, it was revealed that she received instructions from Alex Parrish to release sensitive information on Henry Roarke's connection with the Federal Security Service to the ACLU and various other civil-rights organizations.