Nathalia Rodrigues is a Director for Military and VA Relations with National University. In this role, Nathalia works with military members, their dependents, and veterans in attaining their educational aspirations. Her goal is to also to build meaningful business relationships within the area to unite the military community with applicable resources.
Prior to joining National University, Nathalia worked for Blugold Beginnings at the UW-Eau Claire. She worked with low-income, single-family, and first-generation 5th to 12th graders to inform them about the opportunities that attaining a higher education presents. She also had the pleasure of working for Campbell University as a Biology Lab and Teacher's Assistant.
Nathalia attained her associate's degree from UW-Eau Claire in General Studies, a Bachelor's degree in Health Sciences with a Chemistry minor at Campbell University, and her Master's in Public Health with a concentration in Healthcare Administration at National University.
To further fulfill her passion, she currently serves as the chair for the Military Spouse Empowerment Zone in El Paso. She is also the Race Director for the Travis Manion Foundation Heroes 9/11-San Antonio. Nathalia also is an Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) representative to help advocate for her fellow guardsmen/women’s rights. Additionally, she proudly serves in the Texas Army National Guard as a Healthcare Sergeant. Nathalia was born in Zanzibar, TZ and currently resides in San Antonio, TX.