“This is a vital role within the Tax Aide Program and she does a super job greeting clients as they enter.”



Thala Rouche  has lived in Torrance since 1956, and retired from the Torrance Unified School District after 34 years of service. She has volunteered for a range of different organizations like: Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, PTA, Beach Cities Health District and South Bay Environmental Service Center. She is also an active member at the Redondo Beach Seacoast Church. She likes to travel and take care of her garden as well. She has 4 Children, 21 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

 Most recently, she has volunteered as a Client Facilitator in the Tax Aide Program for over 5 years. She is very good at guiding clients through sign-in, explaining procedures like questionnaire preparation and introducing them to their tax preparer. She is also swift in handling office tasks.  When asked what three words would describe Thala, the program coordinators responded: helpful, dependable,  and valuable.