Eight years ago, Heather earned her BFA in graphic design. Having now worked companies large and small and in a variety of sectors, Heather specializes in UX. Heather also has years of experience in UI, graphic design, social media, shooting photography and videography as well as editing both. Heather currently works full-time at Publicis.Sapient alongside copywriters, UI designers, researchers, content managers, project managers and more.
Heather dedicates some of her time to a nonprofit, The Dinner Party (in conjunction with The People's Supper). Heather also runs an Instagram account (with over 35K followers) for fun and to inspire others in the LGBTQ community – @theinvisibletomboy.
When she's not at her many desks, Heather is out social cycling, swimming or volunteering her time to run a grief group for young adults.
Software knowledge: Adobe Creative Cloud, Sketch, InVision, Microsoft Office Suite, JIRA, Confluence, Wordpress, Squarespace, ClickDimensions, Survey Monkey, Mailchimp, Google Analytics, Iconosquare, Bit.ly, Slack, and MindNode.
A Few Selected Accolades
The Atlantic: Millennials in the Gig Economy
by Emily Anne Epstein + Alan Taylor, 2017
Huffington Post: This Dinner Party Brings Together Those Who Are Grieving
by Kira Brekke, 2016
Promote Love: Heather's Story
by Steph Grant, 2016