Heather received her Bachelor's and Master's degree in Social Work and has loved being a part of this amazing career field. She has always had a passion towards supporting others with fulfilling their lives and advocating for social and economic justice. She has served various diverse populations and has experience supporting individuals and families experiencing homelessness, severe mental health challenges, and substance use disorders. She has lived in California nearly her entire life and is currently in San Diego. In her spare time she loves spending time at the beach, hiking, watching movies, and caring for her two cats, Bonnie and Clyde, and her bearded dragon named Rumple.