Natasha Goodley, JD is currently working on political campaigns within the State of Florida and managing over 300 businesses as a consultant. Most recently, she worked to help Mayor Rick Kriseman solidify another four years in St. Petersburg, Florida, helped County Commissioner Mariella Smith won her seat on the Hillsborough County Commissioners and helped City Councilman Orlando Gudes get elected to Tampa City Council. Previously, Natasha served as the Florida African American Coalition Director for Hillary Clinton's Presidential Campaign. Prior to that, Natasha worked locally, within the State of Florida, on several political campaigns; Ed Narain, Frank Peterman, Darryl Rouson.
While gaining political experience, Natasha also served as the Assistant Director for Barry University – Tampa. At Barry, she provided primary supervision of the operations and implementations of the Tampa location. Natasha worked closely with the Regional, Assistant Dean to establish and maintain the physical facilities, hired, oriented and evaluated all adjunct faculty and ensured business processes and operational procedures were being followed at the campus. Natasha received her Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, from the University of South Carolina. While at USC, she was recognized as being the number one Political Science major within the School of Arts and Sciences.
She went on to obtain her Juris Doctorate from Stetson University College of Law. Natasha transitioned from law into education in 2007 and served as the acting director of the Tampa campus of Barry University. Natasha was hired to create the Tampa site and after the creation, was promoted to operating the location and taught several college courses at the University. Natasha is a member of several community and professional organizations, including, but not limited to, the Zeta Upsilon Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., National Forum for Black Public Administrators, Pi Sigma Alpha, Pi Gamma Mu, National Association of Professional Women, the City of Tampa's Mayor's African American Advisory Council and the East Tampa Relay for Life. Natasha is the past immediate chair for the East Tampa CRA’s Community Advisory Committee and has done so since 2018.