Welcome Latasha Taylor, our new Mental Health Organizer!

We are happy to welcome Latasha Taylor to the Grassroots Leadership Criminal Justice team as our new Mental Health Organizer!  Through a two-year Peer Policy Fellowship from the Hogg Foundation for Mental Health, Latasha will be supporting the work of the Justice and Mental Health Coalition and Texas Advocates for Justice.

Latasha has served as both a provider and activist to peer-led mental health organizations including Recovery International and The Client Network.  She is dedicated to transforming the Texas mental health system into one that promotes hope, respect, personal empowerment and self-determination by providing recovery-oriented services that are client-driven. She enjoys running, singing, dancing and living in Austin!