Heidi joined the Institutional Advancement team at Converse University in February 2022 in the role of Alumni Events Coordinator. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Education from Ohio University and has over ten years of work experience in events management.
Heidi started her events coordination career with the Greater Summerville Chamber of Commerce where she focused on creating fundraising, networking, and professional development events for business professionals and community leaders. She then transitioned into managing events within a higher education work environment at Ohio University and The Ohio State University. In these roles, she organized and implemented conferences, events, and meetings that fostered alumni and donor engagement.
Heidi is a native of Ohio and she recently moved to the Spartanburg area with her husband, John, and her sweet rescue lab, Molly. In her free time, Heidi enjoys spending time with family and friends, taking walks with her husband and dog, reading a good mystery novel, and going on vacations to the beach and mountains.