Our Support Team
Michael is one of Rise Up Hagerstown's co-founders, serves as our Treasurer and as a member of the board. He also volunteers his time and expertise as our administrator. Michael served with the Marine Corps and Maryland Army National Guard as an administrator, and currently serves various churches in the Hagerstown area. Michael has an associates degree in General Studies and is pursuing his bachelors in psychology along with an authorization in ministry through the United Church of Christ. Michael lives in Hagerstown with his pets and mother where they rescue the strays and injured wildlife.
LaTonia is our newest team member and has come onboard as our Development Manager, specializing in grants and fundraising. LaTonia operates her own business, Gifted Hands LLC which specializes in grant writing and fundraising projects. LaTonia is from the panhandle of West Virginia and we are excited to welcome her to the team.