Director of Finance & Administration
LaKisha Atkins is an accomplished accountant with over 17 years of experience in the field across several industries. From Louisiana Tech University, she holds a Bachelor of Science degree in finance and has completed all coursework for accounting. In 2016, LaKisha furthered her education and professional development by graduating from the Executive MBA program at Louisiana Tech University, earning her Master of Business Administration.
In her pursuit of excellence and dedication to her craft, LaKisha founded Atkins Financial Enterprises, a family-operated financial consulting firm. Through this venture, she has been able to apply her extensive knowledge and expertise to assist individuals and businesses in managing their finances effectively and achieving their financial goals.
Beyond her career achievements, LaKisha is a loving mother, raising two beautiful girls with her family. Her passion extends beyond her immediate circle, as she is committed to helping others as much as she can with the skills and resources she has acquired throughout her career. LaKisha lives by the words of Denzel Washington, her favorite quote: “At the end, it’s not about what you have or even what you’ve accomplished. It’s about who you’ve lifted up, who you’ve made better. It’s about what you’ve given back.”
LaKisha embodies the values of education and professional excellence and shares a strong commitment to making a positive impact on the lives of those around her, personally and professionally.