La'Tanya Campbell

Transitional Living Program Coordinator

Women's Community in Wausau

La’Tanya Campbell began her career in 2008 helping to empower victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking to become safe, stable, and self-sufficient by providing advocacy, crisis intervention, and supportive counseling.
Campbell holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Service, from Upper Iowa University, and is pursuing her Masters from Capella University.

She is part of several committees including: One Wausau, Wisconsin Governors Council on Domestic Abuse Access, Wisconsin Coalition against Sexual Assault Women of Color Network, and End Abuse Policy Development Committee. Campbell is also part of the Marathon County Housing and Homeless Coalition, and the Marathon County Hunger Coalition.  She has also been appointed to the Marathon County Diversity Affairs Commission. Her passion is to encourage resiliency and motivate all to thrive not merely exist,

inspired by Nelson Mandela poem: “There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.”


We thank The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for their generous support of this initiative and the Pulitzer Prizes for their partnership.