Heather Conrad

Program Specialist

Heather is a California native. She attended UCSB as a music major and met her husband there. Heather plays the piano and flute and she loves leading music activities with the Friendship Center members.
Before coming to the Friendship Center Heather was a Music teacher at several local elementary schools.
Heather is also a CNA and she worked at Samarkand and Maravilla Retirement Communities as an Activity Director and Program Coordinator.
One of Heather’s hobbies is raising and releasing monarch butterflies. She looks forward to planting a butterfly-friendly garden at the Friendship Center as well as laughing and dancing and singing with our wonderful seniors!

Fun fact:
Heather rides a unicycle and once climbed a tree in order to jump down onto a 6 foot tall unicycle to ride in a parade!