Takira joined GreenLight Fund in August 2022, bringing over seven years of fundraising to the GreenLight External Affairs team.
Takira graduated from Wake Forest University with a BA in Sociology in 2012. She gained her fundraising experience, with a specific focus on operations and donor stewardship, from her experience as an AmeriCorps VISTA and during her tenure at Teach for America.
In her free time, Takira volunteers with her local church and enjoys exploring new restaurants with her family and friends.
To be a small piece of the movement working to dismantle systems by providing greater access and resources to black and brown people/communities.