Associate Director, Research
Heather serves as the Associate Director on the research team. Prior to joining Council for a Strong America in 2018, Heather taught 5th and 7th grade English in Nashville through Teach for America. She has also served as an Urban Leaders Fellow with the City Council of the District of Columbia on the Education Committee and with the Urban Institute, as well as completed an internship with education advocacy nonprofit 50CAN. Heather received her B.A. in Leadership and Public Policy from the University of Virginia.