Heather Mineart has been with the University for the past 17 years and in the Department of Physics & Astronomy for 14 of those years serving as Assistant to the DEO. Her primary focus is with departmental administration and operations and faculty HR. Heather has been a part of various committees across campus through the years including the CLAS Dean Search Committee, UI Staff Council Executive Committee, CLAS Admin. Training and Resource Committee, CLAS Wellness Ambassador Committee, CLAS Staff Council Steering Committee, Employee and Labor Relations Review Committee, CLAS Staff and Recognition Committee and is serving her first term on Staff Council. Heather is currently completing her MBA and enjoys spending as much time as possible with her husband Nathan and two son’s Cade and Rhys.