Entrepreneur, Mom, Mentor, Community Programming Whiz
Erica Marks, a public librarian, Founder of Literacy Leads Consulting, and Co-owner of 23 Tees, is dedicated to community uplift. Within her eighteen years of public library service, Erica has created unique and unconventional programming for youth. Through collaborative partnerships, programs such as Books-n-Beats, Girl Power! and Man Up, CLE (Cleveland) became successful empowerment events, promoting literacy, leadership, and self-respect.
From My Blog
Start Your Journey
Making A Difference Consulting
Long Island Library Resources Council
Lee Memorial AME Church
"Erica pushed me to keep fighting when I felt like giving up! I couldn't have gotten through my troubles without her."
"Erica recognizes the importance of nourishing our youth. She is patient, understanding, altruistic, selfless and dedicated. Her calming demeanor is contagious and second only to her passion for bettering our tomorrow through inspiring youth today."