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Philosophy Major Nautica Jacobs will Join Executive Search Firm as an Analyst

May 2018

Nautica JacobsNautica L. Jacobs was born in Honolulu, Hawaii and chose to attend Spelman because of its demonstrated commitment to preparing and nurturing Black women as scholars, activists and change agents.

A philosophy major and comparative women's studies minor, Jacobs interned with the U.S. Department of Energy and also participated in the prestigious, highly competitive Harvard-NYU TRIALS program at Harvard Law School. In addition, she was the recipient of the Spelman College Dewitt Dean’s Scholarship and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Alpha Delta, Phi Sigma Tau, the National Society of Collegiate Scholars, and Alpha Lambda Delta. She also was selected to participate in the College's Women of Excellence Leadership Series.

After Spelman, Jacobs will join Heidrick & Struggles, an executive search and consulting in their Atlanta office as an analyst. Her ultimate goal is to become an influential contract lawyer who advocates through contract negotiations for individuals in underserved communities.