Natalie was born and raised in Ogden, Utah. She attended Weber State University where she was the Chairman of the Child and Family Studies Student Association. She married her husband and moved to California where she graduated from California State University with a bachelors in Child, Adolescent, and Family Studies. A few years ago she moved back to the area.
Natalie is passionate about education; especially ensuring that children receive an education that is developmentally appropriate and is suited to their learning needs. She has two children and likes to read, sew, and explore.