(Board Member) LaQuita Starr is currently serving as Chair for Strategic Planning & Fund Development and has been an active member since 2014. She has more than 25 years of human resources experience spanning corporate, government, and nonprofit sectors. LaQuita’s tenure was marked by the agency’s partnership with Star of Hope, Inc. and Angel with a Mission’s ability to host drives, collecting hundreds of tennis shoes for homeless men and women living on the streets of downtown Houston. Another groundbreaking project she leads is the Pack a Purse campaign where feminine products and toiletry items are collected for area wide shelters for women and/or young girls.
LaQuita is known for her integrity, work ethic, positive approach and passion for nonprofit organizations. She has served on Board of Directors for the Houston Area Urban League, is a member of Delta Sigma Theta, Inc, and is an active volunteer for HR Houston, Fort Bend Junior Service League, Alzheimer Association, Gulf Coast Blood Center, and Child Advocates of Fort Bend. LaQuita graduated from Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas with a Bachelor of Science degre