Heather is an accomplished accounting professional who thrives in a high-pressure environment. Her management experience, combined with strong organizational and analytical skills, enable her to successfully handle multiple projects simultaneously.
Prior to joining Supporting Strategies, Heather was a Full Charge Accountant at a high-tech machine automation company. She supervised a team that was responsible for more than 1,300 financial accounts, including grants and research contracts. In addition, she organized training workshops and helped develop new policies to meet changing award requirements.
Heather began her career as a Sponsored Projects Administrator for a local university and later became a Financial Analyst. She then spent two years as an Operations Analyst at a company that specializes in education technology.
Heather has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Accounting) from the University of Arizona, where she earned a 3.86 GPA in fundamental accounting courses. She is QuickBooks Online Certified and proficient in a variety of industry-specific software, including Oracle PeopleSoft, PrimePay, Gusto, Zenefits and Primavera.