Cassius Lanier is a native of Tuscaloosa, Alabama. He is the fifth child born to Aimee Patricia Richardson and the late Howard “Lip” Lanier. Lanier graduated from Stillman College in Dec. 2020 with a degree in business. He is a proud member of the Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Epsilon Epsilon chapter. He adopted a love for his community through his father’s vision and founded Community Unity in 2010 where he, and other community leaders, provide many different helps and aids to families in the Tuscaloosa area. He has always had a mind for business and in Sept. of 2017, he opened Lanier Automotive and has successfully climbed to the top of the leader board for #1 car sales in the state of AL.
He and his wife, Mesha Lanier, were married in August 2010. She, along with their six children and three grandchildren are his passions and the loves of his life!
Cassius can be best described as one who loves God, his family, friends and his community. He never gives up on others, regardless of their past or present mistakes and he is always willing to lend a helping hand to his fellow man.