Director of Families with Children
Heather was raised by two United Methodist pastors and is a woman full of enthusiasm and excitement about working with children and their families in our environment. Heather grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She received her Bachelor’s degree from Ohio Wesleyan University in Elementary Education and Sociology/Anthropology in 1994 and a Masters in Experiential Education from Mankato State University in 2003.
She served in the Peace Corps in Lesotho, Africa from 1995–1998 and then worked as an elementary teacher in New Mexico and Minnesota. Heather and husband, Chris, and children, Acacia (16) and Evan (14), enjoy camping, canoeing, and traveling. Heather is a children’s literature enthusiast and manages a web site and blog for teachers about great books for kids.