Originally inspired by her influential teachers, Heather has developed her passion for education inside and outside the public school classroom. After earning both her graduate and undergraduate degrees in Education at the University of Maryland, she became a high school history teacher and eventually entered the EdTech space helping EducationSuperHighway tackle insufficient broadband in schools. Heather joined Abl to continue her commitment to supporting educators as they overcome the challenges that impede student success. A lifelong learner and explorer, she is committed to viewing everyone she meets as a teacher and every experience as a lesson. In her spare time, you can find Heather working towards her ultimate explorer goals of walking every street in San Francisco and traveling to every continent.