Heather has been with Washington University since 2002. She started her career with the university as a Grant Analyst in the Grants and Contracts Office. Heather worked as a Grants Budget Specialist, Research Administrator and Senior Research Administrator in Pediatrics for over 13 years. Heather became a CRA, Certified Research Administrator, in November 2014. Previous to her current position as Business Manager for the Department of Cell Biology & Physiology, she ran the Research Application for the Epic implementation. Heather is a graduate of Missouri University – Columbia. Heather and her husband, Jason, enjoy traveling and watching their son, Keegan play a wide variety of sports.