LaTonya G. Washington was elected President of the Wilkinsburg School Board of Directors December 2017 and has served on the Wilkinsburg School Board since December of 1997. She also serves on the School Board’s Community Relations and Recreation Committees. Ms. Washington has lived in Wilkinsburg for 15 years and focuses her community activism on children, education and athletics.
She is a graduate of Penn Hills High School.
In addition to her school board service, Ms. Washington serves on the Board of Directors of the Wilkinsburg Branch of the Boys and Girls Club of Western Pennsylvania. She also volunteers extensively for the Wilkinsburg Athletic Association, where she is Vice President of the Midget Football League. Ms. Washington also serves on the Marketing Committee of the United Way.
Ms. Washington is the mother of two, including a son who graduated from Wilkinsburg High School and a daughter who started in the District’s kindergarten and is currently a student at Wilkinsburg High School