Natalie is a Southern California native having grown up in the San Gabriel Valley. She moved to Riverside, CA to attend the University of California, Riverside (UCR) and obtained a Business Administration degree. While at UCR, she ran on the cross country and long distance track teams. She has also completed two marathons. She later moved to San Diego, CA to attend San Diego State University and obtained her Doctorate in Physical Therapy. Natalie enjoys treating a wide range and variety of patients and has a particular passion for treating runners. In her free time, Natalie enjoys traveling, hiking, volunteering at running events and exploring Oregon.