Natalie is a Marketing and Communications Manager for the Textile Division at Milliken & Company, headquartered in Spartanburg, South Carolina. She leads international marketing efforts for the Engineered Performance Products business, manages all internal Division communications and serves as the Division's primary public relations contact. Natalie joined Milliken in January 2018 as a Marketing and Communications Specialist after completing both her Master of Mass Communication degree and Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism at the University of South Carolina (UofSC) Honors College in Columbia. She enjoys serving on Milliken's Diversity & Inclusion Council and Health & Wellness Associate Network and remains engaged at UofSC as a member of the College of Information and Communication's Alumni Council.
Hobbies: Natalie enjoys working out at Orangetheory, running with her Weimaraner, Luna, and playing tennis and golf around the Upstate.
Why SYP: Natalie joined SYP shortly after moving back to Spartanburg in 2018. She wanted the opportunity to experience the city she grew up in through a refreshed, professional lens and build a community of young professional contacts around its new growth and success.
Why Spartanburg: Spartanburg continuously provides its young professionals a wealth of opportunities to network, thrive and gain experience in the city while cultivating an engaging atmosphere complete with eclectic foods, impressive artists and memorable events.