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.