Heather is from Somerville Alabama where she has lived all of her life. She has loved animals since she was a child and was always bringing home random pets. She rescued her dog, Pooch, and recently rescued her dog, Buddy. Heather started working at Athens Animal Hospital April of 2016 and has adopted her nickname Rae Rae. One of her favorite hobbies is fishing and she loves anything adventurous and outdoors. September 2016 she was married to her best friend, Jordan Pyke.