Akilah has received her Bachelor’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology from the University of Texas at Dallas. She has been a licensed Speech Therapist Assistant for 14 years and is honored to serve children with very special and unique needs. She has always been ready to teach, encourage and help children reach their fullest potential and there have been many times when they have been the teacher and taught her to think outside the box. This special population is dear to her heart and she enjoys making a difference in the lives of these families.
Akilah came to know fitness with having her own struggles with weight and became interested in becoming a certified Personal Trainer to educate herself and has received her certification through NASM. She has always been active growing up playing sports such as basketball, volleyball, and softball. With her passion for fitness and the special needs population, Akilah is excited to combine both speech therapy and personal training to help serve, encourage, teach, and inspire greatness from within for those with special and unique needs!
Akilah is a proud mom of 3 beautiful children who each have their own way of relating and calling on her. Akilah enjoys attending and serving at One Community Church, reading, playing board games, exploring and spending time with her kiddos and loved ones. Akilah seeks to make a difference in her home and her community all for the Glory of God!