Director of Engagement and Annual Giving
Natalie’s responsibilities for annual giving include developing communication, marketing and fundraising strategies and planning and leading donor-focused events. She also devotes approximately half her time to audience engagement and social media strategy. She connects with audiences through baptistnews.com, social media platforms and other media tools, working out of her office in Oxford, NC. Before joining the Baptist News Global team in 2011, Natalie worked as communications manager for the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of North Carolina, preceded by four years as an elementary school teacher and a few years as an administrative/communications assistant. She earned a bachelor’s degree from Baylor University in Waco, Texas, and a master of science in interactive media from Quinnipiac University in New Haven, CT.
Natalie and her husband, Chris, live in Oxford, NC, where Chris is pastor of Oxford Baptist Church. They are the parents of two sons.
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