Tyisha Jenkins is a native of Houston, Texas where she has been an educator for 21 years in Cypress Fairbanks ISD. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Human Performance and a Master of Education in Educational Administration, both from Prairie View A&M University. Tyisha is also a devoted mother to her teenage son, Geordan. Tyisha has overcome many obstacles in her life such as abuse, poverty, and her parents being addicted to drugs and alcohol her entire life.
Tyisha has had a passion for writing since she was a young girl and she taught high school English for many years. Tyisha is 3 - time published author and aspires to publish more books in the near future.
In addition to teaching and writing, Tyisha also owns and operates Ty Jenkins Inspires where she does life coaching, writing coaching, public speaking, and hosts different workshops for young women and girls. Tyisha lives by her father’s constant encouragement “Education without application is merely information.” She applies life lessons: good and bad, practical and theoretical, logical and irrational to her journey of faith, strength, resilience, and overcoming. Through Tyisha’s authenticity and transparency, you get someone who is transformational, relational, and inspirational.