Alexis has expressed her creativity and God-given talent to
inspire others through the medium of words for nearly ten years. After raising
four children and having a successful career in human resources, she focused on
her long-time goal of compiling some of her original poems into this book. To
excerpt from her foreword, “Our lives are the canvas: our thoughts, words, and
deeds are the palette. Our portrait is the life we live.”
She has been involved in church, school and community
activities all her life. She is a graduate of Hampton University and a member of Delta Sigma Theta
Sorority. She continues to work diligently on a cause dear to her heart –
adoption – and has brought to the attention of politicians ways educational
opportunities can be improved for children in foster care through legislative
A native North Carolinian, Alexis has lived in ten states.
She and her husband, Joe, currently reside in Wyckoff, New Jersey.