Latryna Carlton is President of Committed Citizens of Waverly (CCOW Inc.) in Waverly, Fla., a community-based organization dedicated to self-help and volunteering. Carlton is a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) site coordinator and trainer.
Latryna has served on the Board of Florida Rural Legal Services for 13 years, as the first client member to serve as Vice President. She also served in the Navy from 1986 to 1992 and since has worked tirelessly to serve her community, FRLS, provide tax preparation services for the indigent, Florida Equal Justice Center, and AmeriCorps VISTA. She has spent countless hours providing tax preparation services to those with little financial means and has served on 10 of the most active committees of FRLS. She is the first to volunteer.