After graduating from Henderson State University in 1997 with a BFA - Graphic Design emphasis, Heather moved to Chicago, where she worked for the Chicago Tribune until 1999. She then moved to Muenster, Germany, where she taught English as a second language, worked as a freelance graphic designer, and enjoyed traveling abroad before returning to Hot Springs in 2003.
Upon her return stateside, she worked as the Art Director for Hot Springs Life and Home magazine for ten years. In 2015 she went to work as the Art Director for Inviting Arkansas magazine in Little Rock. She also works as a freelance Art Director for several other Arkansas publications, such as the El Dorado Insider’s Guide, Arkadelphia Life, DeGray Adventure Guide, and Magnolia Living. Along with graphic design and layout, she enjoys collaborating and conceptualizing with photographers in staging photoshoots.
When she is not busy being “creative,” she likes to spend time with her husband, two children, and three fur babies.