Heather joined the America’s Grow-a-Row staff as Director of Development in April 2013. Her responsibilities include fundraising, event management, strategic planning, and oversight of America’s Grow-a-Row’s development. In addition, Heather manages all communications, marketing, and social media. She was delighted to return to the non-profit realm after many years in a corporate setting handling inside sales and client services. Her previous non-profit positions include Director of Communications for the Arts Council of the Morris Area (now Morris Arts) and Veterinary Technician at The Seeing Eye. Heather earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Rutgers College and completed a Certificate in Digital Marketing from Rutgers Center for Management Development. Heather is also a certified Yoga Therapist and a professional musician. She enjoys gardening and beekeeping with her husband, tending to their chickens, hiking with their dogs, kayaking, bird watching, visiting museums, and cooking.