Heer-Forsberg is development communications manager for MPR | APM. Prior to joining the staff in early 2013, she served as marketing and communications director for St. Paul Smart Trips and communications director with the Indian Land Tenure Foundation. In addition, she was a freelance writer/communications consultant for 10+ years, primarily serving clients in higher education, philanthropy and healthcare. She holds a bachelor's degree in English from the College of St. Benedict and a master's degree in communication from the University of Northern Colorado. Heer-Forsberg is a board member of Community Mediation and Restorative Services and served for five years on the board of the Roseville Area Schools Foundation.