Latrice Leggs is an early childhood teacher of the gifted at Downtown Elementary School in Memphis, TN. She holds a Bachelors’ degree from the University of Memphis’ College of Education and State of Tennessee Teaching License. She also obtained a Masters’ degree in Early Childhood Education from the University of Memphis. Her background includes providing in-home early childhood intervention services for children ages birth to three years old, who were developmentally delayed or at risk of becoming delayed. She also worked as a licensed Pre-K teacher for a non-profit head start program. Latrice believes the true purpose of education is to empower all youth to become thinkers, dreamers, and doers.