Originally from Chattanooga, TN, Heather graduated from Auburn University with degree in Human Development & Family Studies. She has worked in different educational contexts, including a Montessori school and The Geneva School, primarily with Pre-K and Kindergarten students. She also has experience as a volunteer leader with Bible Study Fellowship and MOPS (Moms of PreSchoolers).
Heather has been married to Scot Shiflett for 19 years, and they have 3 sons: Isaac, Reid, Garrison. They live in Winter Park with their 2 yellow Labs, Barkley & Newton (named after Charles Barkley & Cam Newton, Auburn athletes). Heather loves Auburn Tigers, all things Southern, Patty Griffin, Jane Austen, traveling, great coffee and Lamentations 3:22-23