Natasha grew up in Waterville, MN. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science from Minnesota State University – Mankato in 2010 where she graduated Summa Cum Laude as well as completed her Personal Trainer Certification from the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America. She then completed her Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree at the University of Minnesota in 2013. While in PT school Natasha contributed to research focused on utilizing rTMS as a treatment for focal hand dystonia as well as volunteered regularly at the Phillips Neighborhood Clinic treating underinsured and/or unstably housed patients. She will be pursuing her Orthopedic Clinical Specialist certification as she strives to increase her knowledge in physical therapy in order to maximize her patient care.
Natasha enjoys running, biking, hiking, playing volleyball, and playing tennis. Competing on dance teams throughout her youth, she continues to follow her passion for dance by judging Minnesota State High School League dance competitions and has volunteered at Kids Abilities teaching dance and other athletic skills to children with disabilities.