Since being elected as the MLA for Edmonton-Manning in 2015, Heather has proven to have a passion for making Albertan lives better, a dedication that lead to her being re-elected as MLA in 2019.
Before her time as MLA, Heather spent over a decade as a social worker, helping vulnerable Albertans. As a registered social worker in child protection services, Heather focused on working with at-risk youth. She also worked with the Metis Child and Family Services Society.
Heather is a dedicated volunteer and she has been a part of events such as the Vancouver Olympics, the Edmonton Folk Music Festival and FIFA Edmonton. She was also chapter Chair for Edmonton and Area Human Services Workers.
Heather is a proud resident of Edmonton-Manning.