Community Services Specialist
Maya joined Bridges to Independence in the Fall of 2021. Understanding the Nelson Mandela quote “Children are our greatest treasure”, she has worked with children and teens for over a decade. Her work and life experiences have empowered her to promote equality and equity, fight for justice and to advocate for others. Allowing her passion to meet her purpose she finds joy in being a community advocate for underserved communities. She holds a B.A in Political Science from Winston Salem State University and an MSW from Howard University. Within Bridges, Maya assists with the day-to-day of the Youth development program and the Workforce development program.