Natalie Tendall

Natalie-tendall-320Natalie Tendall is a reporter for the 2 NEWS Investigates team.

She has had a passion for the news since childhood when she would “pretend” to be a news reporter and anchor. She followed her dream and earned a BA in Communications Arts – Electronic Media and Public Relations at Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa.

Before moving to Dayton, she spent a few years at KIMT-TV in Mason City, Iowa as the Weekend Anchor and Reporter. Her work ethic and passion for digging deeper and exposing problems have earned her numerous awards including, “Best Investigative Reporting” in 2014 from the Ohio Associated Press.

As a Midwest native, Natalie has covered a wide range of topics from in-depth investigations, politics, and weather disasters.

In her spare time Natalie enjoys exploring new places, spin class, and watching movies. She has traveled extensively, and her favorite trips involve touring Europe and South Africa with the Wartburg College Choir.

  • Born:Davenport, Iowa
  • Birthday:May 15th
  • Top Five Interests:Spending time with family and friends, traveling, spin class, and getting pedicures!
  • Favorite Movies: Grease, Jurassic Park, The Phantom of the Opera, and A League of Their Own
  • Favorite TV Shows:Friends, The Today Show, Modern Family, and The Walking Dead
  • Favorite Books:Pride and Prejudice and anything James Patterson
  • Favorite Music:I listen to quite the variety. I love country, jazz, Broadway soundtracks 60’s, and top 40.
  • Hero:My parents. They are the most supportive and loving people I know.
  • One Person You Would Like To Have Dinner With:Ellen DeGeneres or Sheryl Sandberg

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