Latashia Nicole Harris
University of Portland
Latashia Nicole Harris was born and raised in Montgomery, Alabama and has lived in Alabama, Mississippi, Georgia, Virginia, Washington, D.C. and Portland, Oregon. Harris earned a B.S. in Interpersonal and Public Communications with a minor in Political Science from Mississippi College and a M.A. in Urban Affairs from Norfolk State University. Currently, Harris is pursuing an Ed.D in Educational Leadership and Learning at the University of Portland with a focus on critical pedagogy and inclusive design in formal and non-formal educational spaces. Harris has worked in Women and Gender Studies at George Mason University and is currently Racial Justice Program Director at the Western States Center, a nonprofit intermediary.