Rev Thurmond came to know Christ February 10th  2010 and has been on the battlefield serving the Lord in a variety of ministries. She is gifted with many talents demonstrating extraordinary leadership talents within and outside of the four walls of New Beginnings of Faith Church where she serves as Executive Pastor and youth leader under the leadership of her father Sr. Pastor Prentiss Robbins Jr.


Rev Thurmond serves as youth Sunday school teacher and was appointed Chair Lady of the Hope of Glory District Youth Department. Rev Thurmond has a unique ability to create relevant youth programming that makes real life connections to youth who are unchurched. In addition, LaToya serves as chair of the Economic Empowerment New Beginnings of Faith Pillar where she uses her giftedness in creativity to bring awareness and economic empowerment to children, youth, and adults in effort to bridging poverty gaps.  God has placed Rev Thurmond in the market place as a small business owner and success coach. LaToya currently works at Gateway Technical College as an Accounting, Business Management Human Services learning success coach. She is the owner and operator of LaPre Enterprise and has been serving the Racine community for over thirteen years.