Lisa-Marie, a native New Yorker was raised by her Haitian born parents, who stressed the importance of education. Encouraged and supported by her family, she received her Bachelor of Arts Degree from Spelman College and Master of Science Degree from the University of Miami. Though this was a huge accomplishment for Lisa-Marie, something was missing in her life. Upon her graduation she had to overcome the job market obstacle. After spending months job hunting, she realized that she was pursuing the wrong passion.
Lisa-Marie feels that her life purpose is to aid individuals through community work, research, and writing. She has found a way to uniquely combine her many interests and apply it to new business ventures by starting her own wellness company called Closed Lids and consulting company called Lisa Inks.
Writing does not have to be difficult. With the right resources and knowledge, any individual can succeed. Lisa-Marie provides consultation services for college students, graduate students, professionals, and more. She provides professional services and helpful resources to aid the modern individual.
Since venturing into the field of entrepreneurship, Lisa-Marie has become a mentor to several individuals who wish to take the jump from mainstream to following passions.
When not involved with career related business, she enjoys playing wii and/or RockBand, watching Netflix, reading, volunteering, bike riding, finding new vegetarian restaurants, playing basketball, and most of all napping.