Natalie Harder, Ph.D., currently serves as the chancellor of South Louisiana Community College (SLCC) and interim director of Acadiana Technical College (ATC)
Dr. Harder serves on regional boards including the West Piedmont Workforce Investment Board, the Martinsville-Henry County United Way, and the Martinsville Industrial Development Authority. Nationally she is active with the National Association of Community Colleges for Entrepreneurship and the Council for Resource Development. Her recent presentation at the Association for Community College Trustees entitled “Internationalization on Campus: Trustees as Catalysts” was nominated as a semi-finalist presentation for the Community College Futures Assembly Bellwether Awards.
She earned her PhD in Community College Leadership from Old Dominion University. She holds an MS in Public Policy and Management from The Heinz College at Carnegie Mellon University and a BA in Economics from the State University of New York at Buffalo.