Resides In

Alberta, Canada


University of Alberta, University of Lethbridge


  • 7+ years of experience as a writer and communications specialist
  • Member of the International Association of Business Communicators
  • Communicators coordinator for Lamont County in Alberta, Canada


Heather Atkinson is a communications specialist with 7+ years of experience writing financial content and developing communication strategies.  She works as a communications coordinator for Lamont County in Alberta, Canada. Her professional history includes roles as an educator and freelance writer, as well as a managing editor for Investopedia, where she published content relating to investing and education and managed a team of freelance writers and copy editors. As a writer, her focus is on financial analysis. 


Heather earned a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of Lethbridge. She also received a bachelor’s degrees in secondary English and social studies from the University of Alberta.