Latrice Simpkins has been passionately writing for over sixteen years. She holds a Bachelor’s in Business from California State University, San Marcos, and a Master’s degree in Management from Florida Institute of Technology. After severing in the U.S. Marine Corps for four years she began a career in civil service for the Department of the Navy as a Contracts and Grants Officer. Latrice is most notably known for providing grant assistance throughout Africa supporting the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) program. She received a Letter of Commendation from the Commanding officer of Naval Health Research Center in 2012 for her outstanding work.+
Latrice Simpkins currently lives in San Diego with her two beautiful young daughters. Her hobbies include working out, biking, collecting African art, and playing “zombie” Barbie with her girls.