Heather received her Masters of Science in Speech Language Pathology degree from Rockhurst University. Heather has worked as a speech language pathologist for 17 years, 15 of those in early intervention. In 2018 Heather was trained in the More Than Words program which This program provides evidence based strategies and support for families and children to develop their communication potential. She has had continuing education in the areas of cleft lip and palate, sensory processing, infant mental health, and stuttering. In her free time Heather enjoys spending time with her husband and 3 kids, going to movies and reading.