Ta-Tanisha Hawkins

Ta-Tanisha Hawkins from Minneapolis, Minnesota is a mother of three children, two grandchildren and a firm believer of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Her personal life experiences have guided her in pursuing a career in the Social Work profession. Ta-Tanisha’s life experiences have allowed her to receive support and assistance from other licensed professional social workers. In an effort to continue the cycle of helping others, as a Pope Frances Scholar, Ta-Tanisha will be able to pay it forward by helping others in need.  Ta-Tanisha’s favorite quote that encourages her to not let her circumstances predict her outcomes is: “The conditions of this world will not control my life” Author Unknown