Natalie Ripps, co-owner and a director of Fripps Homes, is a native of Arizona growing up in Tucson. She has been surrounded by construction, land development and finance her whole life. Natalie received her undergraduate degree from University of Michigan and her Masters from the University of Georgia. From there, Natalie worked in corporate sports and event planning in Athens, GA, Tulsa, New Orleans, and Houston while achieving Certified Meeting Planner status. Wanting to raise her family in Arizona, Natalie returned to her home state to develop the Fripps Homes brand of quality homes. Natalie has two sons and enjoys working out, volunteering in youth programs, and being an active mom.