Alexis Black is a graduate from Western Michigan University with a BBA in Entrepreneurship, a BA in Global Studies and minors in Political Science and Nonprofit Leadership. From Flint, Michigan, she joined the Forbes Next 1000 class in 2021. With her Global Studies degree, she studied abroad eight times in countries such as India, Dominican Republic, and many more.
With her husband, Justin Black, she has published an award-winning, bestselling book titled “Redefining Normal: How Two Foster Kids Beat The Odds and Discovered Healing, Happiness and Love” that has impacted over 25,000 individuals and families. With Redefining Normal, they hope to continue the conversation on healthy relationships, mental health, and healing through speaking engagements, trainings and book clubs.