Natasha A. Harrison is an authority on philanthropy, leadership development and corporate giving and volunteerism. In 2011, she founded CommunityBuild Ventures, a strategic solutions firm committed to providing coaching, training, and consultation to nonprofits, businesses, and government agencies to assist them with defining strategic solutions and addressing issues in Black communities. Her firm has provided services, most notably, to Gas South, Annie E. Casey Foundation, Capital One Foundation, DC Trust for Youth, and DC Department of Youth Rehabilitation Services.
In addition to her role as CommunityBuild Ventures President and CEO, Natasha is also an adjunct professor at Georgia State University’s Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and a frequent facilitator and lecturer at the Georgia Center for Nonprofits. She advocates for others and her community serving as a mentor, trainer, speaker and coach.
As a result of her outstanding service to her community, Natasha was selected The EnVest Foundation 40 under 40 honoree. Her leadership in the community continues with her dedicated service. Natasha is a member of HouseProud Atlanta’s Board of Directors, a member of Circle of Joy Giving Circle, the co-chair of the 12th Annual Community Investment Network Conference, a member of Junior League of Atlanta, a member of Untied Way Women of Cole Cabinet and a member of the Ryan Cameron Foundation Anti-Violence Taskforce.
Natasha resides in Atlanta and is married to Ayodele. They have two beautiful children, Ajani and Ifetayo.