LaToya Sheals is a Government Relations Consultant in Becker’s State Legislative Lobbying Practice. Ms. Sheals was most recently the chief of staff and legislative assistant to Florida Senator Victor Torres, who represents the 15th district, encompassing Osceola County and southern Orange County. In this position, she advised Senator Torres in policy related decisions and was responsible for assisting in assembling information to draft legislation, speeches, special reports, and legislative updates. Additionally, she attended meetings and presented on behalf of the Senator and maintained the annual budget for operations of offices, outreach and legislative services.
She received her J.D. from Thomas M. Cooley Law School and her B.A. and M.P.A. in Public Administration from Florida A&M University.