Sole Owner & Founder, Ms. Tabu Winslow Morris, MBA

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Ms. Tabu Winslow Morris, MBA, last child born to the late Bishop James A. Winslow, Sr., and late Pastor Gloria Winslow Thrower, rose by a cousin, the late Carol Ann Brown, and husband, Freeman Leon Brown. Ms. Morris has one daughter, Mrs. Deyara Tabu Morris Burns, MS.ED, LMSW, CCTP,  Son-In-Law, Mr. Darius J. Burns, and granddogs, Elijah and Zoe.

Tabu was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland, and is a product of the Baltimore Public School System. She resided in Houston, Texas, from May 2014- January 2019. She relocated her agency and herself back to Maryland in Owings Mills (2019-2020), Towson, Maryland (2021-2023), and, most recently, to Middle River, Maryland (2023). 

After starting her agency, she was homeless for two years, from 2013- 2019. She was in and out of other individuals' homes. It never failed that those individuals would come home and ask Tabu to leave for no reason just because they had the power to do so. She spent 45 days in a Women's and Children's Shelter in Baltimore City, Maryland, in 2013 before moving to Houston, Texas, in May of 2014. 

Keeping faith in God was how she gained financial sustainability through long-term and short-term jobs, contracts, book sales, and signing events. This has taught Tabu to trust God first and walk through the doors God opens. 

She is the Founder and Sole Proprietor of Triumphant Athletic Agency™, which originated in January 2013 in Nottingham, Maryland, a subdivision of the Perry Hall, Maryland community. She was the First Black American Licensed Sports Agent and Agency in Maryland. Ms. Morris has been living a celibacy single life, Biblically Speaking and pleasing Christ Jesus for over 24 years. 

Ms. Morris has written short stories called Budget on a Shoe String, A Little Talk with Jesus, and Golden Nugget that were published through LinkedIn, Google Plus, and other social media platforms. She has authored and self-published many books. Creator of Confronting Goliath Podcast in 2020. Author of "Does Grade Point Average Matter for Matriculation into Postsecondary Education?"  in the academic journal, TALES, in Vol. 2 No.1 (2022). 

From May 2016- June 2022, Triumphant Athletic Agency™ became certified in Human Resource, Marketing, and Public Relations Consulting services with the City of Houston.  From May 2016- August 2022,  Triumphant Athletic Agency™ became certified in Human Resources, Marketing, and Public Relations Consulting services with Houston Metro. As of August 2022, Triumphant Athletic Agency™ became certified in Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services, Human Resources Consulting Services, Marketing Consulting Services, and Public Relations Consulting Services with the Maryland Department of Transportation's Office of Minority Business Enterprise as a Minority Business Enterprise, Disadvantage Business Enterprise, Small Business Enterprise, and /or the Airport Concessions Disadvantage Business Enterprise Program. 

As a Sole Proprietor, she participated in the NFL Houston Superbowl Li Business Connect Resource Guide for certified vendors. The agency has had 14 athletes under contract. One of the agency’s proud moments is when one of her tight ends was placed on the Indianapolis Colts Emergency call list. Another proud moment was when one of the running backs attended the Indianapolis Combine and made the NFL Free Agency list.  

She received her Master’s in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from the University of Phoenix. A graduate of an all-girl Public School, Western High School, located in Baltimore, Maryland, class of 1987. She was licensed with her Series 6 (Investment Company Products/ Variable Contracts) and Series 63 (Uniformed Securities Agent) from 2001- 2004 in the State of Maryland.   

While living in Houston, Texas, Ms. Morris was a member of the Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church Inner City Visions, Inc. Women’s Guild and the Tri-County Republican Women’s Club. In the past, she has served on the boards of the Maryland Small Business Development Financing Authority; Court Appointed Special Advocates of Baltimore County, Maryland; Baltimore Better Business Bureau Foundation; Women’s Club of Perry Hall, Maryland; Gunpowder Elementary School Improvement Team; Perry Hall White Marsh Business and Professional Association; Perry Hall High School Improvement Team; and President of the Board for the Baltimore Wachovia Volunteer Council. She is a Society of Human Resource Management and the Chesapeake Human Resources Association member. She passionately served as Chair of the Power House World Ministries trustees from November 1999- January 2008.  

She was honored to receive the Women of Influence Award/ Rising Star Award by the African American 8th Business Forum in 2007. Leaders in the Workplace Certificate from YMCA of Greater Baltimore 3rd Annual Leaders Lunch in 2006. 2004, she received the Perry Hall Business Person of the Year Award from the Perry Hall White Marsh Business and Professional Association.