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Tavaura Wardlow

Program Assistant

Greensboro, NC

Tavaura is a Program Assistant for the MDC Rural Forward program. She currently supports the Southeastern counties of Bladen, Columbus, and Robeson, as well as our food systems work with Partnership Manager Hetal Patel.

Tavaura is a senior at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University where she majors in liberal studies with a concentration in pre-law. Tavaura also minors in multimedia journalism and is a part of the Aggies Honors Program. Her educational background primarily includes research concerning the systemic oppression of minorities. Prior to her position at MDC, Tavaura interned with the Boston Consulting Group and the Guilford County District Attorney’s office.

Tavaura is devoted to creating an equitable environment where each person can thrive in America. She plans to attend law school in Fall 2023 to continue her dream of obtaining justice for those who need it most. Tavaura is very excited to work with the MDC team and grow as an individual!