About Me

About Me

Leticia Wilson is a trailblazing professional who recognizes and embraces the unique intersectionality of her identity. As an able-bodied, third-generation college-educated woman of color from the African diaspora, with a rich heritage of African American, Cuban, and Caribbean roots, she acknowledges the power and privilege that comes with her background. Growing up in a middle-class, army-dependent household, Leticia developed a strong sense of resilience and determination that has been the driving force behind her success.

At the same time, Leticia is keenly aware of her marginality as a tall, dark-skinned woman of color with natural hair. She celebrates her heritage and the diversity that makes her who she is, empowering others through her own journey of self-acceptance and self-love. As a proud Auntie to a vivacious niece, she finds joy in nurturing and supporting the younger generation, inspiring them to embrace their uniqueness and pursue their dreams.

In her personal life, Leticia fully embraces all 5 Love Languages by Gary Chapman, finding genuine connections and meaningful relationships with others. Quality time holds a special place in her heart, as she values deep conversations and shared experiences with friends and loved ones.

Beyond her professional and personal commitments, Leticia’s vibrant spirit is reflected in her eclectic taste in music. From jamming to Broadway musical soundtracks to swaying her hips to afro-beats, from grooving to the chill sounds of neo-soul to raising her hands in praise and worship to gospel music, and enjoying funky fresh R&B beats, she finds joy in the rhythm and melodies that resonate with her soul.

Through her multifaceted identity, Leticia has become a beacon of strength, diversity, and inclusivity. Her journey is a testament to the power of embracing one’s heritage, standing tall in the face of challenges, and celebrating the beauty of individuality. Leticia’s passion for education, student success, and advocacy for social justice is imbued with her rich cultural background and personal experiences. In everything she does, she brings a sense of purpose and authenticity, inspiring those around her to embrace their true selves and create positive change in the world.