Heather Gibson is a six-year associate of UCF, most recently as Marketing Director for the School of Performing Arts, a role she originally helped define for Theatre UCF. Her position has enabled her to create deep connections within the Central Florida academic and arts communities, and to develop strong interdepartmental ties within the university. She was instrumental in organizing the inaugural UCF Celebrates the Arts at the new Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, and serves on multiple committees and organizations within the UCF community the UCF Celebrates the Arts Steering Committee, the UCF Communications Council, the UCF Collective Impact Strategic Planning Thematic Team, and the Women’s Club at UCF.
Before moving to Florida, Heather managed the box office at the historic Wheeler Opera House, where she coordinated ticket sales for most of the artistic and cultural events in the city of Aspen, Colorado. Prior to that, she worked for seven years at the Aspen Music Festival and School, where she was involved in marketing, merchandising, and sponsorships for one of the world’s most prestigious classical music festivals.
Heather earned a Master’s in Business Administration from UCF in 2017 and has a Bachelor’s degree in English with a minor in Women’s Studies from Penn State University.
Updated: Dec 6, 2018