Building Expansion and Justice Directoroffice: 376-6992
Maru was born and raised in Homestead, FL and was introduced to Jesus by a street evangelist as a teenager. She first moved to Gainesville with her daughter Eniya in 2003 to attend the University of Florida. At UF she earned a degree in Political Science and met her husband Lateef. After graduating from UF she went on get her law degree from Harvard Law and earn a Master’s degree in Journalism from Columbia University. Her family returned to Gainesville in 2012 and soon after joined the Greenhouse Church where she began serving in the tech and children’s ministries. She is currently the Building Expansion & Justice Director of the church and is licensed to practice law in the state of Florida.