Heather McLellan is an editorial assistant with CHCF's External Engagement team, which supports and promotes the goals of the foundation through the development and dissemination of editorial content.
She helps maintain the organization's editorial standards through copyediting, proofreading, and project management.
Prior to joining CHCF, Heather worked as a freelance writer and editor for clients including Facebook, Zulily, and a selection of video game studios. She has lived in Washington State, Florida, North Carolina, and now in California, following her move to the US from Scotland in 2013. Heather served on the community action team of Planned Parenthood of Southwest and Central Florida, and as a Know Your Rights canvasser for the ACLU of Northern California.
Heather graduated from the University of Aberdeen with an undergraduate degree in French and international relations, and has since completed independent courses in content management and web development.