Heather Hower joined Habitat for Humanity Vail Valley in 2021 as Marketing and Communications Manager. She has a passion for sharing all facets of HFHVV’s mission and work including the ReStore, family stories and family services programs. Prior to joining HFHVV, Heather worked at various nonprofits in Eagle County and as a freelance writer and editor. She is a word nerd and grammar geek. Heather is involved with several community collaborative groups including Eagle Outdoor Movement, a member of the Marketing and Events Advisory Committee for the Town of Eagle, ECS Accountability Committee and Eagle County PIO.
Heather graduated from Providence College, was an editor at Sports + Fitness Publishing in Boulder before moving to the Vail area to work at the 1999 World Alpine Ski Championships. She worked as a bicycle guide in France for a few months before returning to Eagle County.
When not at work, Heather spends time outside–biking, running, paddleboarding and camping with her family.