As part of her role as Planner at Malone Given Parsons Ltd., Natalie has experience in preparing due diligence reports, planning opinion reports, and assisting with development applications. She is responsible for background research, interpretation and review of provincial and regional statutes and policies including official plans and zoning by-laws, along with various other land use control tools. These projects have allowed Natalie to acquire experience in provincial, regional and municipal planning policy. Prior to working at Malone Given Parsons Ltd., Natalie worked in the public sector for the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing, which developed her understanding of provincial policy and implementation for upper and single-tier regions in Central Ontario. Natalie has also worked for a Toronto-based law firm and consulting firm, which has furthered her knowledge of local municipal development. In her spare time, Natalie is a serial hobbyist and enjoys learning new skills.