Heather is a Family Nurse Practitioner with board certification from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Heather began her career in Nursing in 2007 and graduated from Bluefield College in 2018 with her Master of Science in Nursing. Heather is qualified to provide holistic care in the prevention and treatment of acute and chronic conditions across the lifespan. Heather's professional experience includes emergency room care, home health, and public health nursing. Her experience and dedication to rural health has shaped her career as she is always striving to do more for the betterment of the people and the communities in which she serves. Heather grew up in and continues to reside in Clintwood, Virginia with her husband and twin sons. "Growing up in far Southwest Virginia was not a disadvantage for me, it was an opportunity for me to demonstrate what I learned that we do best and that is work hard, lend an ear, extend a hand, and care with my whole heart."