Heather was born and raised in the Brazos Valley. She grew up in Madisonville, just a short drive east of Bryan-College Station.
She graduated from Texas State Technical College in Waco in 2009 with an Associates Degree in Media & Information Technology.
She joined KBTX a few months later as a production assistant and transferred to the newsroom as a newscast producer in 2010.
During her time at KBTX, Heather has been a producer on every newscast.
She is the current producer of News 3 at Noon and Live at 5.
She met her husband at work and in 2016 married KBTX Reporter Clay Falls.
In her free time Heather enjoys spending time with family, including her husband and daughter.