A native of Battle Creek, the words of William Keith Kellogg resonate strongly with Victoria. “I’ll invest my money in people.” Although she doesn’t have the money, she invests her time and talents to build capacity in leaders and their organizations.
With 26 years of mission-driven work experience encompassing equity, social justice, and expanding economic opportunities for vulnerable populations, Victoria has been at the forefront of many community development opportunities.
Victoria has a niche for moving programs from inception to fruition and has developed and expanded several programs. She is actively engaged in community initiatives, serving on numerous agency boards, committees, and coalitions.
Victoria holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Western Michigan University, is a certified professional coach, and certified Bridges Out of Poverty Trainer.