Previously, Natalie has worked as a meeting planner at FCM Travel Solutions-Bannockburn, Rotary International, The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Symphony IRI.
Her Ukrainian heritage is an important component of her life. She speaks, writes and reads Ukrainian fluently. On weekends, Natalie volunteers for ODUM, a Ukrainian cultural organization, teaching children of Ukrainian decent Ukrainian songs, traditional arts and history. Natalie also volunteers as a fundraiser, special events coordinator and helps coordinate the missions of aid for UCARE, Inc., an organization that aids orphans and orphanages in Ukraine.
As the senior director of conferences services and travel for Sigma Chi, Natalie's responsibilities include researching, planning and coordinating all internal meetings and conferences, contract negotiations for a variety of facilities including hotels and universities, airlines, car and bus companies, catering, audio visual, guest speakers and a variety of entertainment options.