Nakoa Dantzler Merritt & Joy Williams
southern dallas Co-directors
Nakoa Dantzler Merritt
Nakoa Dantzler Merritt was born in Queens, New York and currently calls Dallas, Texas home. Nakoa aims to glorify God and walk in excellence while making kingdom disciples along the way.
Nakoa is a Maximizer, and she thrives on taking ideas, people, teams, and organizations from good to great. Whether she is mentoring teen girls or helping with community outreach initiatives, Nakoa can see and appreciate the unique qualities in every person.
Professionally, Nakoa has 18 years of experience in service delivery, project management, purchasing and full cycle accounting within dynamic and fast-paced work environments. Nakoa is a graduate of Hampton University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology. She also holds a Master’s in Business Administration with an emphasis on Social Impact.
Nakoa and her husband Larry are newlyweds and serve as Youth Pastors at the Trinity Church Fairmeadows campus in Duncanville, Texas.