Heather was born and raised in Greensboro, North Carolina. She started riding and showing horses at an early age, sparking her interest in animal care. She attended UNC and has a degree in Public Policy. Heather shares her life with a 2 year old rescue kitty named Pickle and a 14 year old Arab cross Horse named Cody. In her spare time, she loves riding her horse, reading, hiking, and relaxing on the shores of Jordan Lake.