Heather Rakosik began teaching physical education in the Middle School at Columbus Academy in 2019. She also serves as the 8th grade girls basketball coach and as a junior varsity girls lacrosse assistant. Most recently, Heather held several positions in Wooster, Ohio, including coordinator of student programs/student life at The Ohio State University-ATI and as a program manager at The Village Network. Prior to arriving at Academy, Heather taught and coached softball and basketball collegiately at Kenyon College, Bucknell University, Ohio Wesleyan University, Hiram College and Defiance College. A cum laude graduate of Muskingum University, Heather holds a B.A. in health and physical education, and a M.A. in education from Defiance. Heather and her daughter, Scout '30, reside in Westerville. Outside of work, Heather enjoys staying active, attending concerts, and spending time with her daughter.

  • B.A. Muskingum University , Health & Physical Education
  • M.A. Defiance College , Education