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Heather Verstraete

Consultant, Coach, Speaker, and Trainer

Heather is an accomplished educator and professional coach with more than 20 years in education and 10 years in coaching. She has a unique and authentic ability to facilitate an environment for others to learn, develop, and achieve excellence. 

In education, Heather has collaborated with school district departments, provided training, facilitated district partnerships and program development, worked with students as a classroom teacher, and served as a peer coach.  

Learning in today's classrooms requires students to understand changing dynamics.

She works with educators to:

  • Help guide students towards academic advancement by targeting areas of need and nurturing individual talents and abilities. 

  • Create classroom environments that help students grasp changing dynamics.

  • Develop a tailored approach to each student in areas such as self-awareness, motivation, critical thinking, creativity, problem solving, organizational skills, and study habits.

Heather holds a Bachelors of Elementary Education and Teaching from the College of St. Catherine in St. Paul, MN, a Masters of Education–Educational Leadership from Concordia University in St. Paul, and an Ed.D in Leadership from St. Thomas in Minneapolis, MN.

She serves on the advisory board of My Sister's Keeper in Atlanta Georgia. The foundation is dedicated to equipping and empowering a diverse community of women in their educational pursuits and goals, acquisition of life skills, and personal and professional development.

For more information on Educational Coaching and Consulting, Training, and Speaking, contact Heather at 612-209-9152.