Latoya Bernice is the founder and Executive Director of One Accord Global Inc. and House Mother of the Sanctuary Centre, a therapeutic group home in Charlotte, NC. Gilbert took special interest in studies in which exposure to the outdoors could decrease behavioral, social, and relational problems in youth. Upon completion of an intensive master’s program in Environmental Education, she founded CampCousins, a residential camp community program which aims to provide an outdoor space for exploration and self-discovery. Gilbert is a camp enthusiast, international educational speaker, wife, and mother. Gilbert is the author of “Salt of the Earth” a curriculum for schools and inner-city youth programs which promotes respect for the earth and youth’s respective communities.