Your Conversation With
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Gain insight into how to follow your passion, meet your business goals and give back to your community by asking metro area leaders who have done just that at Your Conversation With. Also network with fellow business and civic leaders and learn from the top of the town at this complimentary program.
[August 31, 2021 from 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM]
Your Conversation With: Timiya Jackson | Heart & Hand Center
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Timiya Jackson is the new Executive Director of the Heart & Hand Center which provides free after-school and summer programming for students in the Five Points community. In addition to the school programs Heart & Hand also provides 1:1 mentoring services for high school and college-age participants.
Over the past 15 years, Timiya has worked with youth in underserved communities through both the education and the nonprofit sectors in Atlanta, Pittsburgh, and Denver. Timiya and her family relocated to Denver 6 years ago and have enjoyed the 300 days of sunshine! Relationships, culture, and community are the core of Timiya’s personal and educational philosophy.
Timiya holds a BA in Secondary Education/English from Point Park University and a Master’s in Organizational Leadership from Fort Hays State University. She is passionate about working with unprivileged populations and being an advocate for social justice. When Timiya is not working, she enjoys spinning, crafting, or spending quality time with family and friends.