Cherlisa Starks Richardson was born in Indianapolis, IN where she still resides with her family. Cherlisa is an entrepreneur, writer, blogger and motivational speaker. She loved reading and writing from an early age. After working in Corporate America for over 20 years, Cherlisa decided to pursue her love of writing and began blogging and working on her first novel, Summer Rain.
Cherlisa enjoys listening to music, spending time with family and friends and traveling in her spare time. She is a very proud mother and wife. Her greatest enjoyment is raising her daughter. Cherlisa encourages her daughter to strive towards excellence in everything she does including academics, sports and life in general.
Cherlisa Starks Richardson is a graduate of Indiana State University and also has an MBA from Indiana Wesleyan University. She is a huge advocate for education. Her motto is "Knowledge is power. It's the one thing no one can take from you." Cherlisa is a school board member in her township and a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.