Heidi leads Deloitte’s government relations strategy for State, Local and Higher Ed. She rejoined Deloitte after serving as Chief of Staff at the U.S. Department of Agriculture. In her role with the Firm, Heidi works with Deloitte’s State, Local and Higher Ed leaders to advance relationships with state and local elected officials. Prior to USDA, she served in several state roles, including Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Economic Development, Senior Advisor in the Office of the Governor for Georgia and as State Projects Director for U.S. Senator Coverdell.