Towanda Braxton is an internationally acclaimed singer, actress entrepreneur, and executive television producer. Best known for her current role as the star of WEtv’s hit series Braxton Family Values, Towanda has been involved in different facets of entertainment as early as age 5. As a result, she has been signed to Arista Records, LaFace Records, and Atlantic Records,where the only album ever released by r&b female group “The Braxton’s” which also included Toni,Traci, Trina and Tamar Braxton was produced. Towanda travels the world building the Braxton brand working directly with her sister and platinum selling r&b artist Toni Braxton.
As a spokesperson for Burlington Coat Factory, Macy’s, Gain Detergent, Proctor & Gamble, Rio 1 & 2, Home Goods, Bayer Asprin, and The Vagina Monologues Towanda has captivated the international press and television media; spotlighted in Sister 2 Sister, Madamenoire, Vibe , Black Enterprise, Essence, TMZ, Huffington Post, OK! and many more. Towanda has collaborated with the entertainment industry’s most celebrated brands including Actress Teri Vaughn, Comedian Bruce Bruce, Actor and Producer Carl Payne, Media Personality Ebony Steele and a host of others.
Towanda developed her company the Secret Squirrels in an effort to provide training, certification and placement for individuals who desire to work as professional personal assistants. Her charitable contributions are observed by working with the CEO of Saving Our Daughters - a non-profit organization that focuses on creating the tools to get teen girls discussing key issues in their lives. In addition to her many accomplishments to date, Towanda Braxton has been named St. Jude Children’s Hospitals “Partner In Hope.”
Braxton Family Values currently airs every Thursday at 9:00 pm (est) on WEtv. One of Towanda’s upcoming projects includes another reality show, in which she is the co-executive producer. The show is set to air on the network soon.