Natasha Johnson is the Native America Program Manager for the Grand Canyon Trust. Natasha is originally from the community of Twin Lakes, New Mexico, and joined the Trust’s Native America Program in summer 2011. Prior to joining the Trust, Natasha was a legislative staff assistant for the Navajo Nation Office of the Speaker, and she helped address issues affecting the Navajo people at the local, state, and federal levels. She also worked as a journalist for several years and has contributed to several Southwest magazines on American Indian subjects. Natasha has also worked in the film industry and still is active in a number of film projects. Her passion is working with American Indian communities to help strengthen community-based projects and to help diversify their economic development portfolios. She received her B.S. from the University of Arizona.