Rising author, Lanisha Porter, hailing from the beautiful Derby City that is Louisville, KY has recently released her newest book, “Maximizing Her” earlier this year. This book is released under her very own publishing company. At only 24 years young she is studded with a wisdom she says has been informed by the unique experiences afforded to her in life. Lanisha comes from one of the most economically depressed neighborhoods in Louisville yet managed to secure over $400,000 in scholarships before accepting an offer to attend college in New York. Studying political science, and philosophy she earned her bachelor of arts in 2017 after writing and publishing her very first book in 2014.