Natasha Richer joined the Economic Development Corporation in January of this 2013. Prior to working with the EDC, Natasha gained 10 years in Operations Management experience with Neiman Marcus. She graduated from the University of North Texas with a bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Management. With the opportunities to work for companies like The Four Seasons, RR Donnelley, and Neiman Marcus, Natasha has focused on areas involving employee management, project management, business operations and process workflows. Working with the EDC allows her to apply her experience in these areas and participate in the growth of Little Elm!
Natasha has served as a member of the Texas Economic Development Council since 2016 and actively participates in organizations including Industrial Asset Management Council, International Economic Development Council, and Team Texas. In 2020, Natasha graduated from Oklahoma University’s Economic Development Institute. The OU EDI experience is designed to immediately impact a participant’s professional career by providing comprehensive courses that align with International Economic Development Council (IEDC), as well as the latest trends in economic development.