Interfaith of The Woodlands Announces Appointment of Latoya Collins to Senior Leadership Team
THE WOODLANDS, TX -- Interfaith of The Woodlands is pleased to announce the appointment of LaToya Collins, as Director of Human Resources. Collins has over 10 years nonprofit experience and 20 years of management and employee relations. She is a welcomed addition to the Senior Leadership team at Interfaith of The Woodlands.
“LaToya’s vast experience in nonprofit and human resources with a focus on employee relations, diversity and inclusion and building organizational culture aligns perfectly with the forward-looking vision for Interfaith,” said Missy Herndon, President & CEO, Interfaith of The Woodlands.
Prior to joining Interfaith, Collins was the Director of Recruitment and Selection for Northwestern Mutual – The Woodlands. She spent ten years working in the nonprofit sector in Executive and Human Resources leadership roles for Family Promise of Montgomery County and YES to YOUTH – MCYS, primarily dedicating her efforts towards serving homeless youth and their families. Collins holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Sam Houston State University, a Diversity and Inclusion for HR Certificate through Cornell University and recently completed the SHRM-CP Certification course through Rice University. Her career background extends from retail management to nonprofit, specifically focusing on employee relations and customer service.
Collins is a current board member for Leadership Montgomery County (LMC) and the acting Team Lead for the Diversity and Inclusion Council for The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce. She is a graduate of the LMC Class of 2016, a proud LMC Alumni, and an active member of the Montgomery County community. Some of the organizations Collins has an ongoing volunteer relationship with include Education for Tomorrow’s Alliance (EfTA), Bears Etc., Sleep in Heavenly Peace – TX Montgomery Co., the Montgomery ISD Education Foundation and the Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce. Collins is a former board member for the Montgomery County Coalition for the Homeless and a former advisory board member for the Community Assistance Center.
LaToya Collins, Director of Human Resources, Interfaith of The Woodlands shared, “It’s an honor and a true blessing to be doing the work that I love to do for an organization that I care deeply about. I’m beyond grateful to be able to work with and alongside an incredible and diverse group of people who inspire me daily in my personal and professional life, and I’m extremely thankful to have been so warmly welcomed to become part of the Interfaith team!”
Collins is married to her husband, Jeffery. Together, they share six children, nine grandchildren, and their cat, Carti. Collins enjoys spending time with her family and friends and being a helping hand to her community whenever needed.