Ikisha is a native of Washington, D.C., understands the value of education. Having been raised in a single-parent home, she watched her mother go from being on public assistance with only a high school diploma to earning four degrees, including a doctorate in theology. Ikisha holds degrees in business administration, biblical studies, and theology. She believes that education is the key to unlock doors of unlimited possibilities. Ikisha is now a resident of Cleburne, with her husband and four children.