Heather Burns has worked at NorthWestern Energy for 17 years. She is currently the Director of Human Resources overseeing a team of HR Generalists and the Training and Development functions for the organization, which all serve the needs of Montana, South Dakota and Nebraska.
Heather holds a B.A. in Psychology from the University of South Dakota and an M.S. in Industrial/ Organizational Psychology from the University of Nebraska at Omaha. Her professional interests include organizational strategy and culture, employee engagement and workforce planning. She and her husband Jeff are proud parents of two boys; Patrick 15 and Will 11.