Tisha holds a B.A. in Professional Writing and a M.S. in English education. Since 2002. she has been published in several online and print publications. Her WW2 short story "Puddle of Remorse" won her alma mater's 2014 Original Narrative Fiction Commencement Contest and was published in the 2015 student literary journal. In 2015, she was recognized by Deirdre Lockhart for ACFW's First Impressions contest with the first five pages of her WW2 novel. Her creative non-fiction essay "Confession of 130 Hats" is forthcoming in her alma mater's 2017 student literary journal.