Natalie Montequin was born in Alexandria, Virginia. Her family is from Cochabamba Bolivia. Natalie received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Human Development and was a Spanish Minor at Virginia Tech (Go Hokies!). She received dual Masters degrees in Elementary and Special Education through Lesley University and became a licensed teacher through the Urban Teachers in May of 2016. She loves reading, playing soccer, drinking coffee, and making arts and crafts.