Born in 1967, Heather Gordon received her B.F.A. from the University of Florida in 1990 and her M.F.A from New Mexico State University in 1995. She has taught painting, drawing, design, and art appreciation courses in numerous locations from 1992-1999, and has given lectures about her work at SAS, Cassilhaus, the Ackland Art Museum, and the Green Hill Center for NC Art. Gordon regularly exhibits locally and nationally.
Gordon relocated to Durham, NC in 2009 where she pursues her interests in art and design. She is currently the artist liaison at Golden Belt where she keeps her studio and works to coordinate events, foster public awareness and facilitate professional development for the 40+ artists in her group.