Heather began her dance training in Melbourne, and furthered her training in London.
Heather toured Europe as a ballerina with a small ballet company before coming to Perth to join the WA Ballet as a dancer, where she later became Ballet Mistress. Heather returned to Europe as a Cabaret performer before coming back to Perth to join contemporary dance company Kinetikos Dance. Upon retiring as a performer Heather set up a ballet company with her daughter, Ballet About. Heather now continues her passion and love for dance concentrating on teaching ballet to adults.