Heidi has worked for more than 20 years as a professional in organized camping. She has created successful program and business models for traditional and special needs camps in the Midwest, providing opportunities for individuals and groups to learn and grow through their experiences in the outdoors. Heidi earned her BA in the Applied Behavioral Sciences from National Louis University. Heidi is an active member of the American Camp Association and has served on local Boards of Directors in Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin and serves on the steering committee for the Mid States Camping Conference. When she’s not in her office in the forest, Heidi enjoys traveling, cooking for friends, giggling with her nephew and nieces, and planning community parades.