Tamika Mapp is the founder and CEO of East Harlem Insurance Brokerage and Tax Service, and she’s raising her family here in East Harlem.
She became a single mother at age 14. She paid the bills selling Avon. She served our country in the U.S. Army, then came home and earned her college degree.
Now she’s serving us, as Democratic State Committeewoman and County Committee Woman. Tamika helped to pass “Raise the Age” to keep our children out of Rikers. She started Progressives Educating New Yorkers to help people coming out of the criminal justice system gain the skills they need to succeed in the insurance industry and workplace.
A decorated Girl Scout Leader, Tamika helps to prepare our young woman to succeed at any challenge they face. As a small business mentor for Workshop in Business Opportunities, Tamika helps small businesses in our community become more profitable.
As we face our toughest challenge yet, Tamika is working to help our neighbors access the information and resources we need.