Heather Blanchard, CAE

Vice President, Association Management

As vice president of association management, Heather works with our association partners and Etherio team members to provide strategic guidance and operational support, maximizing the success of both our clients and our internal team.

Heather brings over 15 years of non-profit leadership experience to her role at Etherio. She has worked in industries ranging from travel & tourism to economic development to an equestrian therapeutic center. Heather graduated Magna Cum Laude from Johnson & Wales University. She is a Certified Association Executive (CAE) and a Travel Marketing Professional (TMP). Heather also holds her Leadership Excellence Certification (LEC). She is involved in the Georgia Society Association Executives and the American Society of Association Executives. Additionally, Heather participates in her city’s LEAD Academy and is a member of her local Public Arts Commission.

Heather is a proud military brat who values the phrase “home is where the heart is.” She has been in a hot air balloon race, ridden on the wings of a biplane, and was once couple #7 in a Busch Gardens roller coaster wedding.