LaShika Howard is Senior Manager, Career and Alumni Services for the T. Howard Foundation (THF), a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization whose mission is to promote diversity in media and entertainment by increasing the number of diverse and underrepresented groups and underserved communities within the industry.
With a deep understanding of the skills and experiences required to succeed in today’s workforce, LaShika is committed to equipping young professionals with key tools and resources to help ensure that they are better prepared and qualified for full-time employment and career advancement opportunities.
LaShika holds a Master’s degree in Human Resources and a Bachelor’s degree in Business from Fairleigh Dickinson University. She has spent most of her career helping professionals evaluate and achieve their career aspirations, as well as helping business leaders attract and secure the best talent for their hiring needs.
LaShika has more than 15 years of expertise in executive recruitment, talent pipeline development and building relationships with senior leaders. She has been instrumental in expanding THF’s alumni network, increasing the number of full-time hires in the media industry, and developing and managing the Foundation’s Talent Development Program, Diversity Advancement Program, and Diversity Partners initiative.