Heather was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. She is a graduate of Auburn University, where she majored in Accounting. Upon graduating from college, she joined the United States Peace Corps, where she served in Western Samoa for three years as an accounting and economics teacher. After returning to the United States, she received her Master’s Degree and has worked for both the public and private accounting sectors.
In her free time, Heather loves spending time and traveling with her husband and three children.