Heather is the Chair of the MLEF during the 2019-2020 school year and brings deep fundraising and non-profit board leadership experience to the Mary Lin Foundation Board. She has served as a Trustee on the Mary Lin Foundation for 3 years. Heather is a 4th generation Atlantan (on both sides) with a deep love for the city. She graduated from Georgia Tech in 2001 where she met her husband, Dirk. Together, they moved to Lake Claire in 2006 and now have a 4th grader; Avery, and new Kindergartner, Zachary at Mary Lin. Heather is a commercial real estate broker for CBRE, Inc specializing in office leasing. She has served as a board director or fundraising member for many organizations for Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors, CREW Atlanta, The Frazer Center and The Atlanta Women’s Foundation and is excited to do the same for the Mary Lin Foundation. In her free time, you’ll see her running in the neighborhood, swimming at Lake Claire pool with her two kids and spending time with neighbors.