After being born in the middle of a blizzard in rural Illinois, Heidi moved with her family to Cincinnati, OH. Heidi attended Cincinnati Christian University and graduated from Xavier University with a BSBA in Marketing and a MBA in International Business. While in college Heidi interned with a ministry in inner-city Cincinnati, led middle & high school small groups and helped launch a youth worship service.
In 2004, Heidi moved to Brooklyn, NY to open a coffee shop and help launch a church. While managing the coffee shop in Park Slope she also led small groups, helped in children’s ministry, started a women’s clothing exchange and played in the worship band. In 2009, Heidi moved to Atlanta and started working in the Aerospace industry focusing on Lean/Continuous Improvement.
Heidi and her then boyfriend, Charles started attending Eastside in 2013 and she is now excited to be able to work alongside the staff and serve the people of Eastside.Heidi and her husband Charles have a daughter. Heidi enjoys reading, restoring antique furniture and traveling.