LaTasha Whitaker, Administrative Liaison

LaTasha Whitaker, Administrative Liaison

LaTasha Whitaker was born and raised in Kansas City, MO.  She moved to Texas in 2007 after getting married, and she loves being a Texas resident.  She began to pursue her educational career in 2012 by completing the Texas Teachers certification program and landing a job as a Perm. Sub in Irving ISD and then moving on to be a TA for Uplift Education.  After teaching two years in Fort Worth ISD, she returned to Irving ISD to continue her career path.

Mrs. Whitaker has a Bachelor of Science in Technical Management- Finance from DeVry University.  In December 2016, she received her Master of Education in Curriculum & Instruction with a Math Ed. Emphasis from UTA.  She recently received her Principal Certification from Lamar University.  She has experience teaching Science & Math, as well as being an Interventionist.  She recently served in the role of AVID Coordinator at de Zavala Middle school.  She is excited to begin her role as an administrator at Lady Bird Johnson MS and looks forward to continuing to grow as an educational leader as well as grow teachers for the continued academic success for all students.

Mrs. Whitaker’s educational philosophy is based on her uncompromising belief that all students can learn, given a positive learning environment, strong and knowledgeable leadership, a committed and focused educational team, an encouraging community, a supportive family.