Born in England, to Nigerian and Barbadian parents, and also raised in Nigeria, Natasha quickly understood the importance of diversity from being exposed to different cultures and facets of life. She grew up aspiring to become an entrepreneur with a dream to use her life experiences and multi-national
upbringing to work with people from varying cultures with different skill sets, talents and goals.
She began to initially live out this dream as a teacher in low-performing bilingual schools with a focus on empowering students to become effective learners and more engaged in their community. She is a dedicated professional who owns Izaura Events and Design (IED), a boutique event planning firm specializing in unique, culturally themed weddings and social events in the Washington metropolitan
area. Natasha believes that every event has its own unique qualities and makes a commitment to create authentic events by capturing her client's vision and perfecting them into beautiful, elegant and memorable celebrations. She applies her talents in the professional modeling industry which allows her the opportunity to travel throughout the U.S. and interact with designers, stylists and models of all
Besides having a very busy lifestyle, she is most proud of being a mother to a beautiful young girl. Natasha shares her ever-growing life experiences with her daughter by raising her in an environment where open-mindedness and diversity is key. She encourages her daughter to live her life with freedom and exposure to a lot of things to be better enabled to carve her own path in this world.
As a phenomenal woman who continuously aspires to become better and serve as an example to her daughter and community, she is currently pursuing a master's degree in Project Management from George Washington University.