Katrina Holland Burks, Secretary, has been affiliated with the Black Heritage Festival since February 2019.

Katrina is a native of Shreveport, Louisiana. Katrina holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from Grambling State University and a Master of Science degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Capella University.  Katrina currently works at Bridgeway Psychiatric Center as a therapist. She is married to Reginald D. Burks, Sr., a native of Grambling, Louisiana and they have four sons.