Director of Strategic Initiatives
Heather Engelbrecht is the Director of Strategic Initiatives and manages the company’s business development proposal writing activities, as well as all marketing and corporate communications efforts. Prior to joining Grant Associates in 2017, Heather held strategic and managerial positions in economic development, higher education, and non-profits. Her experience includes strategic planning, operations, financial oversight, business development, writing for and managing publications, planning special events, creating and managing web and social media content, coordinating Board engagement activities, and designing marketing collateral. She holds a bachelor’s degree in English Language and Literature from the University of Maryland, College Park and a Certificate in Nonprofit Management from the University of Washington.