NATALIE STOLARSKI sees self-confidence and authentic creative expression as the two most essential ingredients for mastering the language skills associated with Speech and Debate. By emphasizing critical listening, logic, and research, Natalie has introduced hundreds of Middle and High Schoolers to the soft skills that set them up to succeed in any field they may go on to choose.
After competing at Johns Creek High School under the distinguished Geoff Lundeen, Natalie went on to compete at the nationally-ranked California State University, Fullerton. She was then able to consistently achieve winning records and clear to eliminations at a variety of national Policy tournaments. Under the coaching of Deven Cooper, she became one of the few competitors in the history of the program to qualify to the NDT as a college freshman, and later went on to win a variety of competitive accolades under the coaching of LaToya Green and Ignacio Evans.
Natalie’s teaching method from her background as a Psychology major. After completing a year-long internship teaching verbal skills to kids with behavioral and developmental disorders, Natalie added individually tailored teaching strategies to her existing Debate curriculum.
Johns Creek High School (2012)
California State University - Fullerton (2017)