With almost 20 years of experience in the nonprofit arena, Latoyia currently supports the MAP team as Director of Operations, reviewing and evaluating business procedures to ensure that the company is operating with high efficiency. She is also the HR administrator, working with MAP staff on benefits and other employee-related matters. Additionally, she supports staff as the Salesforce training manager.
A southern-Michigan native, Latoyia obtained her Bachelors in English from the University of Michigan. Shortly after college, she left for New York City and, after a brief career in sales, switched gears to the nonprofit world. Latoyia went on to earn her Master’s in Public Administration from Metropolitan College of New York and spent over 10 years in operations and administration for Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City, as well as KIPP Through College NYC & Dallas-Fort Worth.
Latoyia met and married Aaron, a native New Yorker, and after having Aaron Judah, Ariana, and Alijah, they decided it was time to leave the “Big City” and made the move to the Dallas suburbs. Shortly after moving, the final of their four children, Azariah, arrived. The children keep their lives full and fun. With a love of sports, during her down time, Latoyia can likely be found watching, playing, or talking about sports with family and friends. She loves to read, play Scrabble, decorate, and help anyone she can. Latoyia is very active in her church, as well as in her community.