Natalie has worked in the museum and culture sector for over 10 years, in Australia and the United Kingdom. She currently works for and Museums Galleries Australia WA, the Western Australian Museum, as well as running her own business, Culturewithak Museum Consultant.
Natalie is passionate about the future of collections, advocating for the importance of culture and the arts, and celebrating the stories held by museums.
Current pet projects include Museums Showoff WA (a cabaret meets open-mic style event for culture nerds), establishing a Career Development Network in WA for culture professionals, and advising on the Albany Senior High School Alumni collection.
Soula is the MGAWA President and has worked across visual arts and museum collections areas, managing projects and sites, developing exhibitions, programs and collections for organisations in Australia and overseas.
She has been involved in a number of boards including Museums Australia National Council and Museums Galleries Australia WA, Community Arts Board (previously CANWA) and the Cultural Development Forum.