Natasha Jacome is the Deputy Chief Operating Officer, Chair of the Staff Committee and Co-chair of the Diversity & Inclusion Council. She works with the CEO and COO to shape operations, manages and oversees the Support Operations Department, and leads the review, development, implementation and accountability of center policy changes. Previously, Natasha worked alongside the Chief Operating Officer as the Executive Manager providing strategic, operational and project management throughout the Center. In 2018, Natasha worked in the Financial Management Office, where she handled contracts, procurement and investments. Her work with the Wilson Center started in 2017 when she joined the Latin American Program as an intern. She holds an MS in Management specialized in Finance and a BA in Economics from the University of Maryland. As a first-generation American, Natasha spends much of her time educating minorities on the importance of effective financial planning.