LaTasha received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Indiana University of South Bend and a Master of Arts degree in Positive Psychology from Indiana Wesleyan University. She has spent her career focusing on understanding and improving systems of poverty and advocating for families and youth. She is passionate about community engagement and outreach to increase resilience and empower all people to improve overall quality of life across the lifespan. She is actively involved with the Greater Elkhart Chamber of Commerce and serves on various committees. When not working LaTasha enjoys spending time with her family outdoors, reading novels and loves to cook.