Heather spent her childhood in Louisiana and teen and young adult years in Tucson Arizona. She then returned to Louisiana and completed her undergraduate program in Healthcare Administration at Louisiana State University in Alexandria, La and Kaplan University. She received her doctoral degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Michigan in Flint, MI.
Heather developed her passion for getting and keeping people moving while working as a nursing assistant in nursing and rehabilitation centers as well as hospital settings. She currently practices as an orthopedic therapist and has interests in pain management, pelvic floor and vestibular rehabilitation and enjoys working with adults of all ages and capabilities.
Heather comes from a large family and is the oldest of nine siblings. She and her husband Gus recently moved to Phoenix and reside near Moon Valley with one of their six children, their dog Leo and two parakeets named Dandi and Sam. Heather’s hobbies include Ashtanga yoga, pole sport, strength training and developing yummy vegan recipes.