A lifelong resident of Belvidere, Heather has been a member of the Boone County Community Foundation since 2017. She graduated from Kishwaukee College with an Associate’s Degree in Agriculture and received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism with a minor in Communications from Northern Illinois University. Professionally, she works as a Marketing Specialist for Blackhawk Bank.
She is dedicated to her community serving as a member of the Belvidere School District 100 Board of Education, member of the Boone County Community Foundation, and Sunday School teacher & Nurturing Committee member at Zion Lutheran Church-Belvidere.
She is a past board member for the University of Illinois Extension and Habitat for Humanity of Boone County. She lives in Belvidere with her husband and two children