“No one ever steps in the same river twice, for its not the same river and its not the same person.” ― Hericlitus
Dr. Chiquita D. Howard-Bostic was born and raised in Buffalo, New York. She began serving the community at the age of fourteen as a Mayor Summer Youth Employee in the Ellicott District Council Office in City Hall. Within four years, she had volunteered at several community organizations as a grant writer and advocate for marginalized youth and adults. By age 21, she was hired as the youngest executive director of human services in the City of Buffalo. In 2003, Howard-Bostic relocated to Virginia to extend her graduate-level education and pursue a career in academia. Howard-Bostic merged her goal to improve urban communities and a mission to provide social justice initiatives. Since 2007, Howard-Bostic, her husband, and school-aged daughter have resided in Martinsburg, WV. In West Virginia, Howard-Bostic plans to pursue a goal of encouraging individuals to achieve lasting positive change.
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