Heather grew up in Iowa and has lived in various states throughout the Midwest before returning to the Decorah area in 2014. Heather graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin—La Crosse and attended graduate school at Ball State University. She has worked in higher education for nearly 20 years, advising, teaching and coordinating student services.
Heather and her husband, Dustin, have two boys who help to keep her family life active. Her hobbies include biking the Trout Run Trail, reading, and cooking.
Her advice to students is to let your money work for you. Saving a small amount now will reap great rewards for your future self.