Heather's experience in the Richmond School District spans nearly two decades, during which she has held several positions. These roles include that of educational assistant, homestay coordinator, and educational buyer. Her extensive experience has provided her with invaluable insight into the complexities and challenges involved in delivering quality education. Furthermore, it has cultivated a deep appreciation for the dedication of both the educators and the wider community who work tirelessly to support Richmond students.
As an individual, Heather is known for her trustworthiness, hardworking nature, and her thirst for knowledge and understanding. She recognizes the importance of building and maintaining strong relationships with all stakeholders, including staff, students, families, and community members. Heather's passion lies in representing her constituents, and she is committed to getting to know them personally and understanding their needs and goals.
Heather's ultimate goal is to foster an environment of excellence and quality education by building confidence and trust, and working collaboratively as a team. She firmly believes that empowering all members of the school community is essential to providing the best possible education to Richmond's students. As she puts it, "Our students are our future, and they all deserve the highest quality education."