Social Worker, Newark Community Solutions
Tonya believes that she has been a “social worker” her entire life. As a child she rescued animals, helped the elderly and provided food for those in need. She believes that our duty as a community is to help others who are in need. Through Newark Community Solutions, an alternative sentencing program to jail and fines, Tonya guides people to navigate the legal system and make positive life changing decisions,She loves being a social worker and providing a variety of avenues to support clients in their life journey through their obstacles and success.
Social work is my duty to my community