Heather is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant. Practicing since 2001, in the past Heather had been affiliated with Elizabeth Seton Childbearing Center in New York City and currently is a member of the Manhattan Lactation Group, a private practice group of four consultants in New York City. She also serves as a lactation consultant for Realbirth, NYC's premier pre and post-natal education center.
Often consulted by the media to speak on a variety of breastfeeding topics, Heather has appeared on the Today Show, "Healthy New York" and AlphaMom TV. She is the featured lactation consultant on the video "Breastfeeding with Bravado", and has a chapter in "The Experts' Guide to the Baby Years: 100 Things Every Parent Should Know,” by Samantha Ettus.
Additionally, she runs a weekly support group for breastfeeding mothers in NYC and is a featured speaker for expectant groups throughout the city, including Big City Moms and Baby Bites.
Heather is the mother of four children, three boys and a girl, and resides in NYC.