Heather Zimmerman is a literacy coach at the middle school level in the Oshkosh Area School District. She taught sophomore English, mass media, and journalism at the high school level for three years. She then spent three years teaching eighth grade literacy. Heather received her bachelors from UW-Green Bay and her masters at UW-Oshkosh. She lives in Appleton with her husband, who is a principal. They both feel strongly about the importance of a quality education so all children can succeed. When they are not working they enjoy traveling and sporting events. Heather also loves to find time to enjoy a good book, go to a fitness class, or complete one of her many sewing/crocheting/craft projects.