Heather Wood, MS, PMP
President, heatherwood: Compelling Grants & Management


Heather’s strength is blending technical information with persuasive writing.

After a successful career working in the pharmaceutical research and development industry, Heather Wood founded “heatherwood: Compelling Grants & Management”.  She is an Associate with US Government Grants, a national training and project management firm, in partnership with Cisco and Comstor-A Weston Group Company.

During her accomplished career spanning 15 years, Heather worked as a Researcher, Proposal Writer, and Project Manager. She sharpened her skills in writing both technically and creatively while developing thousands of proposals. She is adept at dissecting the overall Project plan from the client and integrating herself into her client’s team through detailed and engaging discussions.

Heather holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology and a Master of Science degree in Biotechnology.  Heather holds two additional certifications in Project Management; a global Project Management Professional (PMP) certification awarded by the Project Management Institute and a second certificate awarded by the Drug Information Association (DIA). Additionally she is a certificate holder for the professional grant writing program offered by US Government Grants.