NaShara C. Mitchell
Small Business Owner in Indiana
NaShara Mitchell is a SUCCESS advocate, strategist, speaker, educator, entrepreneur and business owner, a Sassee B, reframing gaps to opportunities for women, creatives and the underrepresented. Considering business and education as forms of social justice and catalysts for social innovation, Ms. Mitchell is the owner of two innovation spaces: Studio B Creative Exchange- a creative co-working and accelerator for women and social entrepreneurs and the Design Bank- an urban maker space providing Impact in 3D-design, entrepreneurship and people-centered innovation. She is also the founder of Ready to Blush, a beauty and wellness concierge that began with makeup artistry as a creative outlet and income during college, naturally evolving to include empowering and supporting women and girls through life transitions, philanthropy and business ownership through the Sassee B Society.
With her background in higher education administration and business ownership, her courses, workshops and motivational trainings are delivered with a fusion of interdisciplinary research, pop culture, and a straightforward honesty that leaves participants unpacking and applying the information received in ways most meaningful to their lives. In 2013, Ms. Mitchell was named 125 Neighborhood Leaders presented by Citizens Energy Group. In 2015 named an Emerging Leader by the 100 Black Men of Indianapolis and a finalist for Junior Achievement’s Indy’s Best and Brightest award.