Brittney was born in Atlanta, Georgia. Brittney holds a Bachelor’s degree in English from Mercer University, and a Master’s degree in Curriculum & Instruction from Scranton University. She currently holds Georgia teacher certification and has taught middle school language arts. As a former educator of underprivileged students, she is passionate about literacy and all students receiving an equal, quality education. Brittney’s background in teaching middle school students sparked her passion for the lifelong learning process as it relates to adults. Brittney pursued this interest as she served as a manager of training and talent management in Human Resources (HR). She is currently an HR operations leader in Dallas, Texas. As a Board of Director for Give More HUGS, Brittney hopes to educate the community on the importance of providing all students, regardless of their economic status, with the necessary support and resources needed to become lifelong learners.