Hometown: Parkchester, Bronx + Bushwick, Brooklyn
Super Power: Idea Machine
Skills: Strategy, Analytics, Qualitative Research, Business Development, Branding + Visual Identity
Amongst her peers, Tiasia is known as the go-getter with a vast network. Dubbed the “if you want something done” girl, she is a major advocate for social equity and innovation. As Seam Social Labs’ founder, she works on organizational strategy, business operations and development, and strategic partnerships. Tiasia has a decade of professional experience in leading strategic communications, fundraising, business development, and public-private initiatives. Her experience in working with community based organizations and small businesses has given her deep insights on the complex nature of economic development. She has managed partnerships with major institutions such as Forest City Ratner, HBO, the Rockefeller Foundation, the Lambent Foundation, Alloy Real Estate Development, Apple, H&R Block, JetBlue, Interbrand, Edison Properties (Manhattan Mini Storage), Ace Hotel, and the Association of Legal Administrators of New York City. In addition, Tiasia has launched tech and digital initiatives at nonprofits such as The Thrive Network, MoCADA, and Groundswell. Her work has led her to being the recipient of the 2018 NYN Media 40 Under 40 Rising Stars and a 2015 Nominee for Young Non Profiteer of the Year.