QC Event School Tutor
Event Planner & Director of Special Events, Spelman College
With over 20 years in event management, Heather’s diverse career includes planning events for non-profit, corporate and educational clients. As Special Events Director for Spelman College, Heather has produced a vast array of events including hosting the First Lady Michele Obama at Spelman’s Commencement, as well as events with Coca-Cola, HBO, BET and more. An acclaimed planner with a strong reputation for her expertise in maximizing budgets for events, Heather is also the recipient of the 2013 Organizational Planner of the Year Award by Event Solutions Magazine.
Recently, Heather worked as part of the “When We All Vote” campaign with Michelle Obama, Tom Hanks, and Priscilla Chan, and hosted a two day conference for Chick-fil-A. Heather also celebrated 10 years of being an advisor for the Event Envoys at Spelman College, in which time she launched a new scheduling system college-wide and developed policies for her operations team.