Councilmember Nathalie Salinas

Nathalie is a first-generation Latina born to Ecuadorian parents and a Fair Lawn resident. She is currently raising her family in the same community she grew up in.

With over 20 years of marketing and production experience at a major international music company, Nathalie has left an indelible mark on her career. Notable achievements include her leadership in the intern program, where she played a pivotal role in recruiting and mentoring candidates. She also secured partnerships with esteemed organizations such as Make-A-Wish, The Ryan Seacrest Foundation, and Musicians on Call. During her tenure, she initiated the establishment of a first-of-its-kind parent and caregiver employee network, which provided invaluable support to working parents and caregivers. This network facilitated connections among over 300 members across the entire organization and offered tailored programming to meet their needs. Currently, Nathalie applies her expertise in project management and production in experiential, photo, and video industries.

Beyond her professional pursuits, Nathalie is deeply involved in her community. She actively participates in her children's schools and volunteers with various organizations dedicated to celebrating cultural diversity. Notably, she has served on the Advisory Board and was one of the production leads for the local Inaugural Latin Heritage Celebration, while also co-chairing the Music Committee at the local Arts & Music Festival; additionally, Nathalie is currently engaged in developing special programming for the local Senior Citizens Center.

Nathalie is fluent in Spanish and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Montclair State University which is complemented by certificates in Diversity and Inclusion and Conflict Resolution from eCornell University.

Committee assignments include:
1. Community Relations Advisory Committee
2. Community Garden


Term Expires 2024



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