Natalie is entering her 7th year coaching M&D. She opened Marriotts Ridge High School where she and a team of coaches and athletes won 3 state championships. During that time she earned coach of the year honors for Varsity Sports Network, Howard County Times, Baltimore Sun, Washington Post, and ESPN National Coach of the Year. She assisted the Marriotts Ridge Soccer Team as well. Prior to MRHS she coach the varsity lacrosse team for Bethesda Chevy Chase High School where her team won a regional championship and earning coach of the year for the Gazette and assisted the competitive soccer program as well. Before starting her teaching career she was a graduate assistant for McDaniel College where she assisted the lacrosse and field hockey program while earning her masters degree.
As a college athlete she played and captained the soccer and lacrosse teams for Western Maryland College (now McDaniel) where she earned all conference honors in both sports and regional all American honors and participated in the IWLCA senior all star game for lacrosse. For the college she earned the Faith Millard for the senior woman with the most outstanding athletic record.