Heather is a seasoned corporate development and strategy consultant in the energy and tech spaces with a focus on defense and intelligence community engagement. She is the Managing Partner of GreenLight Strategies where she works closely with startups, investors, and corporate strategics focused on all facets of the energy spectrum from electric motors to grid modernization to the security of critical infrastructure.

Heather is also Entrepreneur-in-Residence at BMNT Partners + Hacking 4 Defense, where she works alongside U.S. DOD and the Intelligence Community to facilitate Silicon Valley innovation engagement and problem-solving. Her prior experience includes work in government relations at Stanford University and Cisco, and Director of Appropriations, Budget, and Tax for U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer from New York.