Faculty & Staff Directory
Upper School Teacher
Education & Experience:
Heather graduated Magna Cum Laude with Honors in American Studies from Colby College in Maine. While there, participated in the Senior Scholars Program which culminated in a presentation on my written thesis, an historical research project, and a paper. Returning to Minnesota, Heather earned a Master’s degree in Education from the University of Saint Thomas with a concentration in Social Studies. Heather is also trained and experienced in the Orton-Gillingham approach to teaching, reading, and spelling to elementary and middle school students through Orton-Gillingham of Minnesota and Hamline University. Heather believes all students have gifts and talents and is committed to helping them discover their passions.
Trail running, cross-country skiing (both skate and classic), BWCA canoe trips, mountain biking, the outdoors, reading, keeping up on current events, reading all sorts of newspapers, loves animals, has two cats and two labrador retrievers, spending time with her family and kids in general.