Being Too Fierce
Sep 17, 2020
Lisa P. Cohen, Author
Being Too Fierce

Lisa "Too Fierce" Cohen came from the foster care system being jockeyed among 13 families; however, she decided not to be a victim, but to become a champion.  Rising above her circumstances, she became an IFBA Junior Featherweight Champion in 2002, earned her university degree in English and started Capitol City Champs - a nonprofit organization to help equip foster care children.  She is also an inspirational speaker and published author of Being Too Fierce.  Lisa decided to make a difference and has been an active member of the DC Rotary Club, leading the "Rotarians for Equality for Black People Committee.