Heather Christensen

Heather Christensen Sq


Works in: McGrath Institute for Church Life

Job title: Senior Administrative Assistant

Started working at Notre Dame: 2010

Has served on SAC: 2 years

Represents district: 9 (At Large)

Subcommittee(s) serving on: Secretary, Executive Committee

Heather has worked at Notre Dame for over 10 years. She is a Senior Admin at the McGrath Institute for Church Life. Some of her duties including supervising student workers, assisting with events and supporting faculty. In the past she had worked at Notre Dame International and the Physics Department. She has an Associate’s degree in Broadcasting from Vincennes University.

Heather enjoys spending her free time with family. Heather has two sons: Bryan (29), a Technical Specialist with a local company, and Justin (20), a sophomore studying for his BFA at Columbia College, Chicago. 

In her free time Heather likes to work out at Beacon Health & Fitness and listen to audio books. She listens mostly to mysteries, with her favorite being the Women's Club series by James Patterson. She enjoys traveling and most recently visited NYC and London. A favorite family vacation was going on a cruise and swimming with dolphins in Cozumel. She heads to Chicago a lot to see plays and musicals and to visit her son, who is a musical theater major, in the shows he's in. She just saw Cats and enjoyed it.

This is her first year serving as SAC Secretary. If you have any concerns, questions, or suggestions, please feel welcome to contact Heather at hchrist1@nd.edu; 574-631-5510 or at 342 Geddes Hall.