Nataša obtained her Bachelors Degree in Landscape Architecture from Brno University in the Czech Republic and her Masters of Landscape Architecture from the University of Manitoba. She worked in Guelph before moving to Winnipeg with her family in 1973. She started work at Hilderman Witty Crosy Hanna and Associates in 1985. The firm was later Hilderman Thomas Frank Cram (now HTFC Planning and Design).
Nataša has mentored many young landscape architects, passing on her love of adaptive horticulture to new generations of designers.She is an assistant editor for Prairie Gardener and a board member of the Herb Society of Manitoba.