LaKesha SMALL grew up in a family dedicated to the educational system. Her parents created a pathway that led SMALL to have a passion for continuous learning. At an early age SMALL understood the value and purpose of education in our society. SMALL's father the late, Alfred Lee, Jr served in the United States Navy and her mother Cathy Lee is a retired public school teacher after 39 years of teaching grades K-12.
Today, SMALL continues the family legacy. She is an Electrical Engineering Manager with over 16 years of experience in the high-tech industry. SMALL is noted for her community engagement through volunteering, mentoring and being a role model for the next generation. She was born and raised in Mobile, AL but now calls Manor, Texas her home with her husband David and siblings nearby. She is the founder of the non-profit organization Blessing Bagz.
As the voice of the community her goal is to develop an enrich environment for EVERY student to succeed.
LaKesha Small at the Manor High School Football Connession Stand. "I missed the entire game but still serving the community with a smile."
LaKesha Small, Political Candidate
Manor Independent School District - Place 5
LaKesha Small at the University of Texas sharing her professional career path as a Leader in the Engineering Field of semi-conductor. #LLSMALL #TheCareerEngineer
"Study hard, get your degree and be professional."
LaKesha Small pictured with her Mother & Grandmother at the Knights of Peter Claver Ladies Auxiliary Annual Mother-Daughter Tea. LaKesha is a board member serving as the Assistance Jr. Daughter Counselor and Lector.
August 19, 2018