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Choices in Action

    About Us


La Fawn's journey is defined by perseverance and service. Despite facing adversity while growing up in Harlem New York, she remained determined to make a difference. At just 20 years old,

La Fawn joined the Air Force, as an Honorably Discharged Veteran, she is passionate about using her expertise to support those who have served our country.

With a Master's Degree in Social Work, 20 years of experience as a Social Work Practitioner, La Fawn's commitment to delivering real results for those in need has remained unwavering.

In 2021, La Fawn achieved a Doctorate Degree in Business Management with an emphasis in Organizational Leadership, which further fueled her dedication to helping unsheltered individuals in California. Through providing authentic support and tangible services, Dr. Brito's inspiring story is a testament to the power of determination and an inspiration to all who seek to make a positive impact on the world.

Chief Executive officer

Air Force Veteran, Master's Level Social Worker


Registered Nurse, Joan Macharia, is Second in Command, and is not a stranger to adversity or hard work. To her friends and colleagues, she is passionately known as the "Voice of Reason." 

Born in Kenya, Africa, she maintains strength in her convictions and a belief that success and personal goal attainment is possible with the right combination of resources.  

She has the fire and inertia to make a difference in the lives of people and her dedication is paired with a Master's Degree in International Studies with an emphasis on Nonprofit Development. 

Vice President 

Registered Nurse


Torriel Harris, is a "Military Brat" who was born during the Millennial Generation, a demographic cohort that is heavily involved with social

justice. Her awareness surrounding human issues compliments the organization. 

She is generous with her knowledge and aspires to move

Choices In Action in a direction that will bring forth measurable

goals and opportunities for organizational impact. 

Resume and Job Coach (service with a smile)

Secretary & Treasurer

Veteran Services Approved
Veteran Woman Owned
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