Training Specialist, California
Heather is the California Training Specialist at uAspire. With a focus on California state-based aid, she supports the delivery of in-person and virtual trainings, assists with partnership management, works on training content development and supports the overall work of the Training and Technical Assistance (T&TA) team. Before joining the T&TA team, Heather was a UCOP program coordinator and a college affordability advisor. Prior to uAspire, Heather worked in the corporate sector and extensively in the non-profit sector including the West Contra Costa & Oakland Unified School Districts, the Crisis Support Services of Alameda County, and UC Berkeley's Cal Performances.
Heather has a B.A. in Psychology with a minor in African-American Diaspora Studies from the University of California, Berkeley. She's also a Posse Foundation alumna and a Generation Thrive Leadership fellow with the Golden State Warriors.