Heather Spalding is the Coordinator of the Student Sustainability Center at PSU. She grew up in southern Oregon and has a strong appreciation for the natural systems that sustain our lives. Heather has a B.S. in General Science and a M.S. in Educational Leadership and Policy with a specialization in Leadership for Sustainability Education, both from PSU.
She has also completed a permaculture and whole systems design certificate, is certified as a yoga instructor with emphasis on restorative techniques (RYT-200).
Heather participates in the AASHE advisory council, the Greater Portland Sustainability Education Network Board, and is the NASPA Region V Sustainability Knowledge Community Representative. She enjoys cohousing, natural history and sciences, reading, creating art, hiking, and gardening.