Natasha M. Nurse, Esq. was born and raised in New York City. She received her Bachelor of Science in Animal Sciences from The Pennsylvania State University. Recently, she graduated cum laude from New York Law School. She is the owner & co-founder of Dressing Room 8 (http://www.dressingroom8.com). She started this new company based on her motivation to make all women look and feel beautiful each and every day. Dressing Room 8 is a dedicated space for curvy women to discover, explore, and experiment with the latest fashion accessories styled to make any outfit unique. Outside of selling curated accessory kits, she will be offering personal styling, and a mentorship program for other young women interested in becoming their own boss through entrepreneurship.
Additionally, she is an Adjunct Professor at Nassau Community College, where she teaches Introduction to Women Studies. There, she adores teaching, motivating and educating students about legal and non-legal women related issues.
Previously, she was a Legal Recruiter with Strategic Legal Solutions. There, she interacted and conducted interviews with various applicants interested in temporary, contract, temp to perm, and permanent legal placement opportunities.
In 2012, she was an Admissions Counselor at the Admissions & Financial Aid Office at New York Law School (NYLS). There, she advised prospective and admitted students, participated in the admissions committee to determine which Juris Doctor Candidates should be granted admission to the law school, conducted tours of the law school and the residence hall, and assisted in coordinating various events. While managing all these tasks, she created and managed the NYLS Sidebar blog which is aimed at prospective and currently admitted law school students.
During law school, she worked for various law firms and organizations. She especially loved her experiences at The George Walker Jr. Community Coalition Inc., The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA), and interning for the Honorable Edmund Dane, the Supervising Judge for Nassau County Family Court.
Outside of law, she has various interests. She is a published poet, an instructor with the long island community-based start-up program Long Island Girl Talk, the creator of The WST Feminist blog, and a co-host for the local TV show Cafe Long Island. Additionally, she loves writing, photography, reading, and playing the flute.