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Tolu Taiwo

GirlsFirst Manager
Tolu Taiwo, M.S., is the GirlsFirst Manager of the YWCA. Through this role, she strives to further conversation about social justice, Black girls and womxn, and Black feminism through discussions with high school students and Seattle community members. Tolu was the former Assistant Director for Outreach and Prevention at Pacific Lutheran University’s Center for Gender Equity where she created conversations about gender justice through trainings, peer mentoring, and community spaces. Tolu is currently pursuing her Doctorate in Higher Education Administration at Azusa Pacific University, did her Master's at Colorado State University, and got her undergraduate degree at the University of Illinois.