Natalie graduated from Writtle Agricultural College in the UK with an HND in Agriculture specialising in Equine. She then spent over 10yrs working and travelling Internationally as a Bloodstock Agent in the Racing Industry. She was also a retained Firefighter for Berkshire Fire & Rescue for a number of years and used to ride track work for various trainers in the UK. After meeting her husband Steve (a Bloodstock Auctioneer) 15 yrs ago Natalie relocated to NZ. She has settled into NZ life and is mum to Georgia and step mum to Mitchell and Matt.