Heather Hanson joined the Leeds Advancement Team in December 2015. As the Director of Alumni Engagement for the Leeds School of Business, Heather provides strategic leadership for Leeds alumni engagement efforts and engages alumni through events and various communication channels, working to promote pride and celebrate the alumni community.
Prior to joining the Leeds School of Business, Heather worked at Northwestern overseeing the student and young alumni giving efforts and team. She also worked in alumni relations with the Northwestern Alumni Association. Before Northwestern, Heather worked in marketing and brand development roles in Arizona and California.
Originally from Arizona, Heather has her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from The University of Arizona and her Master of Education in Higher and Postsecondary Education from Arizona State University. In her free time, Heather loves to hike, run, practice yoga, and travel.