Introducing Tairiq Marshall – Member Spotlight
Tairiq Marshall has joined Sierra Health Foundation and The Center as a Program Associate responsible for collaborating closely with CFBMoC’s day-to-day lead, Chris Cooper. to drive the network’s implementation and impact.
Tairiq joins us as a proud native of Sacramento’s Del Paso Heights community and a graduate of San Diego State University, where he majored in communications with an emphasis in media studies. Tairiq has served on the diversity, equity, inclusion and social impact team for the Sacramento Kings and Cleveland Cavaliers and led program coordination at Roberts Family Development Center.
We’re looking forward to building on Tairiq’s tenure with the NBA and his passion for advocating for racial and social justice and uplifting opportunities for boys and men of color. Learn more about Tairiq below.
Questions and Answers with Tairiq
What’s the last book, podcast, movie, or show you recently enjoyed?
“Be Where Your Feet Are: Seven Principles to Keep You Present, Grounded, and Thriving” by Scott O’Neil
What is your go-to karaoke song?
“Ex Factor” by Lauryn Hill
What’s your favorite place to travel in California and why?
Tairiq’s favorite place to travel in California is San Diego, which he firmly believes is the most beautiful city in the state.
What’s your favorite food?
Tairiq loves Mexican food and claims he can eat it every day