- DePaul University College of Law, Dean's Advisory Council
- Black Women Lawyers' Association of Greater Chicago, Inc.
- National Employment Law Council
- National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel
- Diversity Committee Member
- Legal Prep Charter Academy, Associate Board Member
Heather is quickly becoming recognized as a leading employment lawyer and is respected throughout the industry for her leadership in organizations including the Defense Research Institute, the Black Women Lawyers Association, and the National Employment Law Counsel.