Heather has spent the last 35 years of her career working in the field of child and youth mental health. She has been a counsellor with the Durham District School Board for over 30 years. Her past experiences include her work at Ontario Shores for Mental Health Sciences, Catholic Children’s Aid and teaching at Centennial College in the Child and Youth Worker Program. Heather was introduced to Nova’s Ark in 2007 when her daughter Keeley was a volunteer. Soon after that Heather and her entire family were volunteering. In 2012, Heather joined our Board of Directors. Heather is proud to be a part of the work Nova’s does to create a welcoming, accepting, inclusive and engaging environment that supports personalized programming while collaborating with home, school and our community partners.