Maurica Peoples joined the Fulfillment Fund Las Vegas with an eagerness, drive, and dedication to student growth and achievement. Some of her passions include advocating for education, urban communities, and empowering the minds of young scholars.
Maurica was a first-generation college student, attending Miami University of Ohio, where she obtained her B.S. in English Education. After that she proceeded to teach middle and high school students with the Cleveland Metropolitan and Clark County School Districts. In May of 2019 she will be receiving her M.A. in Urban Leadership from the University of Nevada Las Vegas.
Miss Peoples’ personal mission statement, “Breaking barriers by bridging the gap and connecting the dots”, is exactly what she intends to do in collaboration with her colleagues at FFLV.