Monique Whitaker is the founder of Miracle 4 Michael. Monique is a graduate of Saint Petesburg College, with a Associate of Arts Degree in Early Childhood Development and an General AA degree. Monique is currently working on a Bachelor of Educational & Community Leadership degree with minor of Indisciplinary Studies. Monique is a single parent to Mr. Miracle Michael!! Monique choose to start the Miracle 4 Michael organization to be able to start more inclusion opportunities for outdoor events for special need children within the community for no cost to single parents in the tampa bay area who have a child/children with special needs. Monique desire is to reach as many families as possible and be a valuable resource to all special needs families regardless of age.
LaVonda Burley currently serves as a Secretary for the Miracle for Michael Foundation. LaVonda is a graduate of the University of South Florida, with a B.A. in Interdisciplinary Social Sciences and concentrations in Gerontology & Social Work. She is a Senior Case Manager for the Florida Department of Health.
She is married, with one daughter. Both her and her husband Kenny Burley are Spiritual parents to Michael. They first met Monique in church, and have known Michael since he was a baby.
LaVonda chose to volunteer for the Miracle 4 Michael Foundation to show her love and support to both Michael and Monique, and to help make a difference in the lives of special need children.