Natalie Zwerger

Director, CSS

Natalie Zwerger is Director of the Center for Strategic Solutions, an equity and racial justice center, dedicated to promoting and sustaining equity in the classroom and beyond. Ms. Zwerger is a facilitator in the NYU Knowledge Partners program, part of the campus diversity, equity and inclusion initiative. Ms. Zwerger has provided professional development and technical assistance to educators from PreK to college across the country, including Puerto Rico. A former teacher in the Bronx, Ms. Zwerger has nearly 20 years of experience as an educator and advocate for children’s rights. Prior to her work with NYU, Ms. Zwerger worked with the Office for Civil Rights ensuring compliance with civil rights laws, and for several non-profits supporting youth who were victims of abuse and neglect or had contact with the crime processing system. In addition to being a licensed attorney, she is a licensed teacher in New York State.