Natasha Marcus is a three-term State Senator from Mecklenburg County.
Senator Marcus has a B.A. in Public Policy from Hamilton College and a law degree from Duke University. She’s been on the front lines of community work for decades, including Moral Monday protests, gun violence prevention, Habitat for Humanity builds, marches in support of women’s rights and Black Lives Matter, volunteering at the local free health clinic, leading volunteers on the Obama and Clinton campaigns, co-founding the Democrats of North Mecklenburg group, and organizing voter registration drives. She also mentors young women who are interested in seeking elected office.
Natasha is a mother of two daughters. Her younger child is an elementary school teacher and her older daughter recently earned her PhD and is married to a Naval Officer. Natasha is the daughter of a public school teacher and a lawyer who also served in elected office. After passing the bar exam in 1994, Natasha practiced law at the Brooks, Pierce law firm and clerked for a federal judge in Greensboro. She moved to Davidson in 2007. Immediately prior to taking office, she worked at the Ada Jenkins Center, a local community center that provides services and support to those most in need.
Senator Marcus serves on several committees including Commerce & Insurance, Judiciary, Redistricting & Elections, and Education.
She is a leader in her Democratic caucus and a strong advocate for affordable health insurance, public schools, reproductive freedom, clean energy, common sense gun safety reform, fair elections, better wages for working people, and environmental policies to combat climate change.
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