Outreach Manager, VidaNyx
Heather Holmes is an intrapreneur, community activist, and sought-after mentor who is encouraged daily by the strong women and feminists in her life. She believes in the transformative power of women in leadership. Currently, Heather works with her team at VidaNyx building relationships with clients and protecting the stories of survivors of child abuse. Previous to her current role Heather excelled in a 16-year career in senior living and was an adjunct instructor at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. She thrived in many roles during her time in senior living including recreational therapy, sales, marketing, executive leadership, and as an independent consultant. Heather has spent her career advocating for inclusion and diversity, more specifically for LGBTQ+ elders. Heather loves policy, politics and heartfelt conversations. You can often find her dreaming of her next ritual bath and vibing with the moon’s cycles. She is an active member in Women’s Fund Circles and a member on the Friends of Planned Parenthood Board. Heather is deeply grateful for her partnership with her wife Michelle. Together they are exploring the world with their two sons. Being a mom is and will be the greatest joy and biggest life lesson for Heather.