Natalie is the Executive Director of Celtic Junction Arts Center, the Irish Cultural Center of Minnesota. Natalie is an active member of Irish Network, the Midwest Irish Cultural Centers Association (MICCA), and Network of Irish Cultural Centres of North America (NICCoNA), representing Minnesota nationally and internationally. As a speaker she has presented with Global MN, the Irish Echo National Campfire, founded and hosts a Social Justice Seminar Series, and received a TOSCA award for her contributions to the Celtic Arts. Natalie is writer and director of three annual theatrical productions, one of which has been published in the Harp and Loon Anthology. She contributes to the quarterly arts review, CJAR, and is an Advisory Editor for UST’s New Hibernia Review. Under her leadership, Celtic Junction Arts Center won the award for Best Irish Cultural Center with Irish Central in 2018. Natalie also toured the world for three and a half years with Riverdance, The Show.