Taquanna Brown, B.S.


Taquanna is a native of Mississippi and has been in Chicago for a decade.  She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Jackson State University in Jackson, Mississippi.  Before moving to Chicago, Taquanna worked with youth in Mississippi who were court involved. Her experience in Chicago began as a SOC (System of Care) worker with Kaleidoscope.  Most of her experience has been in foster care and her last role was as a Specialized Foster Care Case Manager. Taquanna’s interests include strengthening families, ending homelessness and intersectionality.

Taquanna now lives in the Bronzeville neighborhood and is hoping to adopt a dog son.  She enjoys thrifting, dining out w/friends and hoping to travel more.