Heather is a senior Human resources professional, with membership of the Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development (MCIPD) and has worked across a variety of sectors including retail, manufacturing and utilities.
In her current role as Head of People & Performance at Lincolnshire Co-operative she champions a culture of lifelong learning and employee engagement, the organisation holds Investors in People Gold recognition. Heather attended Robert Pattinson School in Lincoln as a student through to 6th form, going on to gain a BA (Hons.) in Economics from the University of York and attaining an MBA in 2000.
She has wide ranging experience of governance and community involvement, is a local charity Trustee and a member of both the Lincoln International Business School Advisory Board and the Greater Lincolnshire Employment & Skills Board. She is also Chair of the Governing Body of her old secondary school in Lincoln, now called Sir Robert Pattinson Academy.