Heather earned her Master of Arts Degree in Education, Counseling and Guidance from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo in 2009 and her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology from UC Riverside. Heather joined the advising team at CSUN in 2012. During her professional career, she has worked with students with disabilities, athletes, and first generation college students. Heather embraces a solution focused approach to advising and supporting students in identifying and achieving their goals. Heather believes in challenging students to see and reach their full potential and she loves seeing students become excited about their own lives.