Heather received an Associate of Applied Science as a Physical Therapist Assistant from Denver Technical College in Denver, Colorado in 1997. Her clinical practice has included acute, sub-acute, long term care and mainly outpatient orthopedic settings. She continues to work in outpatient orthopedic settings throughout the summer.
Heather is an active member of the APTA and a volunteer item writer for the FSBPT licensure exam. She is assisting with PTA 2000 Physical Therapy Intervention Techniques III in the fall, and with PTA 1160 Physical Therapy Intervention Techniques II, and PTA 2400 Capstone Seminar and 2nd Year Project in the spring.
Together with her husband and their two young sons they live in Eagan and are active in their faith community.