For the last seven years, Val has been helping mission-driven organizations advance their goals, measure impact, and encourage transparency by improving their technology infrastructure. She has helped organizations transition legacy CRM systems to Salesforce eliminating data silos and improving fundraising pipelines, grants management, and membership systems. Val has detailed experience with both for- and nonprofit challenges, allowing her to identify new tools and processes to promote efficiency and innovation within an organization. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology and Anthropology from Swarthmore College, and is a Salesforce-certified Platform Developer I, Sharing and Visibility Designer, Data Architecture & Management Designer, Platform App Builder, and Application Architect. Outside of Heller, Val is also frequently found curled up with Science Fiction novel, piecing together a puzzle with her wife, or making meatballs. With a little one on the way, she looks forward to losing all her spare time and diving into her new role as Mom.