I find your best stories and your best messengers. Then I help you leverage them – on your website, social media, proposals, appeal letters, newsletters, emails, and in the news.

Find out how I helped a foundation’s grantees tell their stories to maximum effect.

Let's tell a story.


Does your organization lack a clear communications plan? I dig deep to understand you and your audience. Then I create a robust, customized communications plan to help you reach your goals. 

Find out how I helped Children’s Book Bank launch a new program.

Let’s make a plan.

Media relations

As a former journalist, I know what reporters are looking for. Reaching the news media is a specialized skill, but without it, many communications efforts fall flat. It's an important piece of the puzzle.

Find out how I helped the Oregon Conservation Partnership reach more than 100,000 people.

Let’s make news.

Full List of Services

  • Strategic communications plans (research, writing, and implementation)

  • Earned media coverage and placement (online, print, audio, and TV news)

  • Press releases, media advisories, media pitching, and more

  • Communications, media, marketing, and public relations training

  • Opinion writing and thought leadership

  • Social media planning and implementation

  • Writing for websites, blogs, case studies, fact sheets, content marketing, email marketing, and more

  • Grant research, writing, timelines, and organization

  • Appeal letter writing

  • Case statements / case for appeal

Natalie helped our organization think creatively about how to leverage media to improve campaign success. Natalie was a great partner to brainstorm with when developing and executing our campaign plan.
— Jessica H. Keys, consultant to conservation foundations