Biography

Heather Downey began serving as a part-time science teacher in the Upper School at Columbus Academy in 2019-20. She joined the Academy faculty after working at Edmund Burke School in Washington, D.C. Heather has also taught science and writing at the Flowing Wells High School in Tucson, Arizona. She holds a B.A. from Bates College and an M.S. from Northern Arizona University. Heather and her husband Sean enjoy kayaking, hiking, archaeology and gardening.

Education
  • B.A. Bates College
  • M.S. Northern Arizona University