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Sakiya joined our team in June 2021 and brings with her a wealth of knowledge and experience in planning and executing events. As our Events and Volunteer Coordinator, she will oversee all major events, support our Workforce Prep meetings, and manage our one-time volunteer recruitment and training.
Sakiya’s career started at Carriage Town Ministries where she first discovered her love for children, fundraising, and events. At the Flint Institute of Music she was responsible for fundraising and performance events, and overseeing volunteer committees.
“I always wanted to be part of an organization that truly impacts youth. I found that here at Winning Futures.”
Sakiya is a Flint native and graduate from Michigan State University with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and public relations. She is actively pursuing an MBA from the University of Michigan-Flint, concentrating in organizational leadership. She is also a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.