Heather is Co-Founder & Managing Partner at Flying Fish Partners, a venture firm investing in artificial intelligence, machine learning, and robotics companies. She also serves on the boards of Beneficial State Bank (Audit, Technology Committees), Yesler, Inc., Greater Seattle Metropolitan Chamber (Chair), Washington Technology Industry Association (Vice Chair, Chair Governance Committee), Technology Alliance, Forterra, and as a Regent of Washington State University. She serves on the executive committee of the Global EIR Coalition, the governing advisory board of the Hawthorn Club, the Connector Board of NCWIT, the advisory board of iInnovate, and as a mentor at Techstars. Heather is also very active in local and national policy. Prior to her current roles, Heather was Executive and Senior Vice President at each of Indix, Summit Power, Atom Entertainment, Getty Images, and PhotoDisc and General Counsel of Getty Images, a publicly traded company. Heather’s law degree is from Stanford and her BA is from Reed.