Heather currently serves as Principal PM Manager for the Dynamics 365 and Power Platform Community Success Engineering Team, Business Applications & Platform Group at Microsoft. She currently focuses on Community Evangelism and Events by building strategy, programs, and connections between our members and our Microsoft product teams.
Heather is a former Microsoft MVP for Microsoft 365 Apps and Services. Over the past twenty years, Heather led marketing for a Global Cloud Microsoft ISV, AvePoint and founded her marketing consultancy, Creative Maven, and a software business. She has produced thousands of events, campaigns, and experiences in the high-tech and entertainment industries.
Heather is also hosts the Mavens Do It Better Podcast, which will relaunch season three this Fall featuring interviews with extraordinary everyday experts who light a spark in our world.
She lives in Marina del Rey, California and has extensively traveled the world both for pleasure and by speaking about Microsoft 365, SharePoint, Microsoft Teams, and Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging.
Heather is a published playwright and graduate of the University of Washington School of Drama, Seattle WA.