Nasha Barnes

Nasha Barnes

  • Award winning community-wide mentor, author, speaker, counselor, business woman, leadership trainer
  • Founder, Women Aim Higher and Girls Aim Higher
  • Focuses on elevating the vision of women, communities, and businesses

Travels from Syracuse, New York

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Nasha Barnes is a dynamic speaker, trainer and professional program developer. She presents s to a wide variety of audiences in:

– educational institutions

– faith-based organizations

– government Agencies

– leadership trainings

– minority and women-owned businesses

– non-Profit Organizations

– youth Organizations

– women’s Organizations

Nasha inspires audiences with her passion, spreading a message with vision for what is possible. Her diverse upbringing allows her to communicate with people from all walks of life, including women of faith, single mothers, at-risk youth, and organizations seeking diversity/ inclusion.  She lives her life with passion and purpose, desiring to empower others with the ability to be fearless and daring.

Nasha is an award winning community-wide mentor, author, speaker, counselor, business woman, leadership trainer, and mom. She is also a recipient of a N.O.W Award (National Organization for Women), and speaks at various organizations promoting topics on transitioning and transforming behavior. She is also the founder of Women Aim Higher, a ministry that serves to enhance the socio-economic well-being of women and Kidz Aim Higher, which focuses on visionary mentorship for girls. Additionally, Nasha is the CEO and President of Aim Higher Enterprises ™ (AHE). While “inspiring people to explore new paths”, she focuses on elevating the vision of women, communities, and businesses.


–          Embracing Transitions in Life and Business

–          Aim Higher in Your Vision

–          Entrepreneurship: Take the Leap

–          Worth 6 Digits and More: You are Worthy

–          Put the “P” in Professionalism

–          Defining Your Future


“Nasha Barnes is the type of person that makes your life a little bit better. She is positive, enthusiastic, and knowledgeable. Nasha is a true leader and works to inspire others. She inspires me every day. Her ambition and drive is a true inspiration to every business owner. I am truly grateful to call Nasha Barnes a colleague and friend.”   Joseph Stabb  Business, Management, and Marketing Communications professional

“Nasha uses all of her talents and skills to help launch others into their destinies. She is an inspirational, enthusiastic speaker! She incorporates specific strategies along with spiritual and emotional insights to help her audience take the next steps in achieving their goals.”  Constance Gregory, JD Lit’ for Life an initiative of Rochon Gregory Associates

“Nasha stays at the forefront of what is happening within small business. This information greatly enriched the level of counseling and training given to the Center’s business clients.”  Alicia C. Millington

Education Program Coordinator, Corporate Partnerships and Education at NYC Department of Small Business Services