Natalie Bode is a content creator, personality, and producer at Bleacher Report. She works very closely with the sports betting team as a face of BR Betting.
Prior to Bleacher Report, Natalie worked for NCAA Sports as a digital reporter. She traveled frequently to cover NCAA championships on the sidelines and provide full coverage at media days. When she was not traveling, she created various content on a day to day basis for NCAA.com, including multiple videos and articles weekly, geared to appeal to SEO and support the lead-up to championship coverage.
Natalie graduated from UNC Chapel Hill in May 2021 with a degree in Media and Journalism and a certificate in Sports Communication. At UNC, she was a live reporter for UNC Sports Xtra as well as a producer and anchor for Carolina Week Sports. She also served as an analyst for the ACC Digital Network for two years, covering games for both Carolina and Duke. She also had her own show through UNC Athletics called "Tar Heel Talks," where she would interview UNC athletes and coaches in studio at ACCN+ on UNC's campus. During this time, Natalie also served as a host and analyst for North Carolina's professional women's soccer team in the NWSL, the NC Courage, on Fox50. Through 2019-2021, Natalie worked as a freelance color analyst for the NCAA College Cup with ESPN3.