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NaTaishja Hymes

Area Coordinator for McNair Hall


NaTaishja is a native of North Charleston, South Carolina. NaTaishja received her Bachelor's Degree in Sociology with a minor in Political Science from Newberry College. NaTaishja is a dedicated professional with a growing passion for higher education.

When NaTaishja is not working, she finds creative expression in writing poetry, traveling, and being a dedicated entrepreneur who owns and operates a sweets catering business. NaTaishja is deeply committed to giving back to her community and empowering the next generation. She serves as a mentor and resource for students, offering guidance, support, and encouragement as they navigate their academic and personal journeys.

Awards & Accomplishments

  • Member of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. 2023 - Current
  • American Business Women Association, Women Connecting Women Chapter - 2021 - Current
  • Community Award from the Mayor of Newberry, SC, 2023

What’s your favorite thing about living in Columbia?

The city's culinary scene, featuring a mix of Southern comfort food and international cuisine!