Meet Lakisha

Certified Life Coach, CPC

Lakisha Covert serves the community as an entrepreneur, author, educator, and certified life coach.  She is an award winning educator and has served children in Maryland, DC, and Virginia for 24 years.  She taught for 11 years and was a principal for 5 years, successfully leading two schools in Prince George’s County Maryland and Alexandria, Virginia. Currently she serves as Deputy Chief at a non-profit organization. In 2014, she founded a non-profit called The Christmas Experience, Inc. The Christmas Experience, Inc. serves children and families in need during the holidays. For over eight years, this non-profit has served hundreds of children and their families through partnerships organizations such as Lifestyle, Inc. in Southern Maryland in addition to schools in Prince George’s County and Washington, DC.  In addition to serving the community, she is also the author of “Try Success, It Won’t Bite: How to Live Your Best Life Through 10 Principles of Self Excellence”.  This book was inspired by Lakisha’s love for life coaching others as a certified professional life coach (CPC).  She specializes in life planning, personal growth and life success, moving people to the next level of their lives. Since her book has been published, she has been featured on the Forte People First and One Sharpens Another podcasts and has spoken at various speaking engagements.  She is currently pursuing a doctorate in leadership from the University of the Cumberlands and is slated to graduate in April 2022. In 2020 she founded Success My Way Academy, life coaching in a master mind course that moves people from their dreams to their destiny.  Her life’s mission is to serve others with all her heart, mind, and soul; spreading love and teaching destiny through her life and actions.

Lakisha had the greatest impact on my life. She was (and still is) genuinely encouraging me to pursue my goals.