Cordis Lenis is the father of Gabriel Lenis. He is a powerful Mage controlling Earth and Water. After the death of Rincarel Bolt, her daughter, Robyn, was brought to Cordis' home for safety. For several years, Cordis acted as Robyn's protector, until that mantle was passed to his son.
He shared the responsibilities of protector with Mage Dagan, an Earth Mage who was also Gabriel's tutor for a time.