Heidi McPherson has over 15 years professional experience in public health and community development, serving in local, national, and international roles. She is passionate about catalyzing collective capacity for improved population health outcomes. Since 2016, Heidi has served on the American Heart Association's team working in Houston and across Texas. She collaborates with healthcare, public health, corporate, and community partners in building cultures of health. She co-leads both the Greater Houston Coalition on the Social Determinants of Health and the Texas Hypertension Control Movement.
On a personal note, Heidi enjoys running, tango, birdwatching, reading, and exploring the world and the backyard with her family.