Heather N. Pennington
As a Project Coordinator, Heather supports each aspect of client projects and ensures that communication flows between Partners and clients. She also provides administrative support for firm projects and tasks associated with client services, non-client tasks, and professional activities.
Heather graduated from the University of North Florida with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. She joined the Alexander Haas team due to her passion for fundraising and helping nonprofit organizations.
During her college career, she managed her sorority’s philanthropic efforts to work with local nonprofits including the Florida School for the Deaf and Blind and Vision Is Priceless. In 2016, Heather started working with Make-A-Wish® Central & Northern Florida as a wish-granting volunteer. She is now currently an active wish-granting volunteer for the Make-A-Wish® Georgia chapter. She is a member of the Shepherd Center’s Junior Committee and enjoys spending time volunteering with the patients in the Recreation Therapy Program. She is also a member of the Atlanta chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP). Her experience with these organizations strengthened her passion for working with nonprofits, leading her to Alexander Haas.
Heather is originally from Winter Park, Florida and moved to Atlanta in 2017. She loves spending time with her family and friends, scuba diving, volunteering, and traveling.