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Tashia Owens Muhammad

Tashia Owens-Muhammad was born and raised in East Orange by her loving parents. Mrs. Owens-Muhammad attended neighboring city elementary and high school, played on the drum line for East Orange High School, and attends Calvary Baptist Church.

After graduating high school, Mrs. Owens-Muhammad furthered her education by attending Virginia State University. After obtaining her bachelor’s degree at Virginia State, Mrs. Owens-Muhammad returned to East Orange, became a wife, mother, and would begin her now 20-year career with the State of New Jersey Department of Children and Families Services.

Mrs. Owens-Muhammad is a strong believer in the future of all children and knows that the best educational foundation is key.