Toni was raised in Salt Lake City, Utah, the youngest of six children; an African-American Baptist in a primarily white, almost universally Mormon community. Both of her parents worked to support the family. Her mother was a Teamster and worked for Greyhound Bus Lines while her father worked for the Santa Fe Railroad.
Our Board of Directors is made up of leaders from business, government, labor, community organizations, and non-profit organizations. The Board meets on the first Wednesday of each month at the offices of New Haven Works.