Director of Engagement
Teka oversees the implementation of strategies, initiatives, and programs for the engagement department at NCACPA. Teka joined the association in 2018, bringing over fifteen years of not-for-profit and association experience that includes an emphasis on membership recruitment and retention, and event and strategic planning. Teka received her BA from North Carolina Wesleyan College where she studied psychology and English. Teka is a native of Washington, DC and loves to read, travel, and spend time with her family.
Fun facts about Teka:
- Teka loves to read! Her favorite genres of books are antebellum fiction and non-fiction. Her favorite book is Cane River.
- Teka LOVES sweets. Her favorite food is birthday cake (yes, cake is a food group).
- She loves a good quote. Her favorite is, “life for me ain’t been no crystal stair” taken from the “Mother to Son” poem by Langston Hughes.