Natalie is based in Denver, Colorado with her husband, five-year-old daughter, one-year-old son, and energetic goldendoodle. She loves going on adventures with her family, especially to museums and the zoo.
Natalie has worked with a variety of Jewish and secular educational institutions, ranging from Sesame Street Workshop to Edmodo, the Denver Stanley British Primary School, Kodo Kids and the Paradigm Project. She works closely with the Colorado Jewish Early Childhood Education Initiative (COJECEI) and is one of their consultants. Most recently, Natalie was the Director of Early Childhood Education at Congregation Sherith Israel, the oldest Jewish congregation in San Francisco.
Natalie is a credentialed coach through the Colorado Department of Education and the Colorado Coaching Consortium and is credentialed to offer Reflective Supervision/coaching. She is also a certified trainer through the Colorado Department of Education.
Natalie has a Bachelor’s degree in Human Evolutionary Biology from Emory University and a Master’s in Educational Psychology from the University of Colorado. Natalie was also selected to participate in the Jewish Early Childhood Educators Leadership Institute (JECELI), a national professional development and leadership program.