Heather is the Director of Development and Relations for SLAP'D.
Heather helped Genevieve start to build SLAP'D in 2013, and continues to help implement and grow various functions of the organization. She helps make key decisions related to site functionality and works to develop relationships with professionals and volunteers who contribute to SLAP'D. She earned her M.A. in Humanities from the University of Chicago with a focus on creative writing and social sciences. Heather enjoys working with SLAP'D because it allows her to help facilitate relationships that will lead to growth, healing, and trust after a traumatic loss. In her free time she likes to play sports, sing, and hike.