Natasha Hansen joined the Southern Miss family in Summer 2017 as the Director of Healthy Choices and Wellness Educator/Sports Dietician.
Hansen comes to Hattiesburg by way of College Station, Texas, where she was a sports registered dietitian fellow at Texas A&M. While there, she was responsible for all nutritional needs of softball, tennis and swimming and diving. Other responsibilities included supervising the weight room fuel station and 18 student workers.
Prior to returning to Texas, Hansen spent the previous year in the Midwest, holding positions at Iowa State Athletics, the Nebraska Methodist Health System, Avera McKennan Hospital (South Dakota), Nutrition in Motion LLC, the Eating Disorder Clinic of Omaha and the All-American Gymnastics Academy.
Hansen was a four-year gymnastics director and office assistant at University of Wisconsin-Stout, where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Dietics in 2015. She intends to complete her master’s degree from Iowa State in 2018.