Dr. Latonya Peterson, Director of Public Relations


Dr. Latonya Peterson

Director of Public Relation

Assistant Cheerleading Coach

Dr. Latonya Peterson


Dr. Latonya Peterson was educated in the Dougherty County School System and graduated in 1994 from Dougherty High School where she was a cheerleader for 4 years.  Latonya received her BS from Albany State in 1999, Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Nova Southeastern University in 2005, and a Doctor of Education Degree in Organizational Leadership in 2010 from Nova Southeastern University.  Dr. Peterson currently teaches as an instructor for Argosy University.  Dr. Peterson is a member of the Criminal Justice Symposium for Nova Southeastern University, a member of Phi Gamma Sigma Professional Education organization, and a member of the Omega Tau Chapter of Alpha Phi Sigma National Criminal Justice Honor.  Latonya was also a mentor for students for Liberty University for two years.  Latonya mentored students in the theology program.  She was named as one of the Top 40 Under 40 in her city for all she does for the city.


Dr. Peterson is an active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.  Latonya is the Director of Public Relations and Assistant Cheerleading Coach for the Albany Elite Tiger Paws.   Dr. Peterson is a member of Greater 2nd Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church where she has been a dedicated Children’s Church Teacher for 12 years. 



Dr. Peterson is also a Board Member for Chosen to Conquer.  Latonya has two boys, Manswell II and Braylen and is married to Mr. Manswell T. Peterson Sr. 





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