Heather Sherlock grew up in the Philadelphia suburbs and graduated from Villanova University in December 2010 with a degree in Theology. Throughout her senior year, she volunteered for congressional, senate, and gubernatorial races. As a member of the Union League of Philadelphia, Heather spent her free time attending events to support her friends’ respective philanthropies.
After graduating, she was awarded a John Jay Institute Fellowship which included an internship in The Heritage Foundation's Major Gifts department.
Heather joined the Leadership Institute in June 2012. Since then she has advanced the conservative movement by raising money to train conservatives to be more effective. Heather is a member of the Philadelphia Society and a lifelong conservative.