Quontay Turner joined YW Boston in September 2019 as the InclusionBoston Senior Coordinator. She received her Bachelors in Civil Engineering and Environmental Studies from Worcester Polytechnic Institute where she returned shortly after graduating to begin a new career in access and education. Prior to joining the YW Boston, Quontay worked in higher education on recruiting, retaining and supporting diverse students, faculty, and staff. She has over eight years of experience in community organizing, event management, and facilitating conversations and trainings around diversity, equity, and inclusion.
In her spare time, Quontay runs her own creative business, Q Made It, and serves as the lead organizer for the Boston Young Black Professionals (YBP) whose mission is to curate more space for professionals of color to fully enjoy all that Boston has to offer. She is a native of Mattapan and is passionate about creating a more inclusive and connected Boston.