Natalie Hanson

AK cred: Grew up in Bethel. Spent summers fishing and swimming in the Kuskokwim River. Alaska Born and Raised.

Rural roots: "To understand Alaska you must spend time in the rural areas of the state. I live in Anchorage but am still deeply connected to the YK Delta."

Brains and brawn: Natalie is a powerlifter with a Master's degree in Civil Engineering. Pictured here setting up to squat 435-lbs.

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