As a multi-business owner, my personal mission is to serve others with genuine passion, compassion, and integrity. I enjoy partnering with members within our communities to build legacies together. I also enjoy seeing others succeed and expand past their current expectations, shattering their personal glass ceiling.
As I continue to work within my God-given gifts, I proudly mentor, teach, and consult others on business ownership, business expansion, and leadership development. Each year, I humbly serve four aspiring, or new, business owners free of charge.
If you are interested in becoming a mentee, you are welcome to contact me to receive additional information regarding the application process.
BIO: Latorie Lloyd Walker is a native of the Lowcountry area and currently resides in Moncks Corner, South Carolina with her two boys and Shih Tzu. She is the owner and Chief Executive Officer of Aspire Early Learning Academy, LLC which has three locations in the Columbia, SC area. She is a REALTOR® with AgentOwned Realty located in Goose Creek, SC. She is also the founder of Aspire Community Foundation, which is a developing non-profit organization.
Latorie has a Master of Arts in Management and Leadership, Bachelor of Business Administration, an Associate of Arts in Public Service (Early Care and Education), a Child Care Management Certification, and a Real Estate License. She is also a Notary Public for the State of South Carolina for over twelve years. Latorie is the author of ‘Aspire In Your Pursuit’ and co-author of ‘The A2Z of Early Childhood Management.’
She is an active member with the American Business Women’s Association, nationally and locally. Latorie was recognized of the 2014 Woman of the Year with the Midlands Chapter, 2019 National Top Ten Women, and the most prestigious award as the 2019 American Business Woman for the American Business Women’s Association. She is also a member of the Order of the Eastern Stars and the Baptist Young Woman.