Accessibility and Wellness Programs Coordinator
School of Law
B.A., Pennsylvania State University
M.S., University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign in Rehabilitation Counseling
Publications and Media Placements
Chapter 9: Providing an Accessible Classroom Experience, from ACPA publication Creating Inclusivity While Providing Accommodations: A Practical Guide to Champion Individuals with (Dis)abilities on Campus, November 5 2021; Co-authors with J.Mark Pousson and Matthew Sullivan.
Community Work and Service
Heather began her career at the University of Illinois-Chicago and later worked for Purdue University, Reed College, Saint Louis University and Washington University. She served as the director of the disability resource program at each institution. Heather has served as the Accessibility and Wellness Programs Coordinator at SLU Law since November 2019. In addition to her work at SLU Law, Heather is the immediate Past-President of the Missouri affiliate of the Association on Higher Education and Disability (MO-AHEAD) and an active member of AHEAD. Heather is active in the Carondelet community and currently serves as Board President of the Carondelet Community Betterment Federation (CCBF). She is actively involved in community gardening in Carondelet.