Heidi was a member of New Sector’s inaugural cohort of Summer Fellows in 2002. She spent her summer serving at Year Up and working directly with founder and CEO Gerald Chertavian. She has been an active advisor and friend to New Sector since 2003 and recently became New Sector’s board treasurer. Heidi is also the chief operating officer of the Schott Foundation for Public Education, a national foundation dedicated to developing and strengthening a broad based and representative movement that seeks to achieve fully resourced, quality Pre-K through grade 12 public education. Outside of work, she also serves on the boards of Crittenton Women’s Union and Associated Grantmakers. Heidi has an MBA from Harvard Business School, an MA from Johns Hopkins, and a BA from the University of South Carolina. When not working or volunteering, Heidi enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters.