Heather Schneider
Assistant Director of Learning Programs
Shedd Aquarium

Heather Schneider is the Assistant Director of Learning Programs at Shedd Aquarium and has been working in the museum field for 15 years. She combined her passion for informal science education with that of learning technologies and received her masters in education technology through Pepperdine University. She graduated from North Park University, in Chicago, with her bachelor’s of science degree in biology. Schneider's role involves not only helping to guide the strategic direction of Learning Programs, but also with Shedd's Digital Learning team. This team focuses on research, testing, planning and integration of digital tools in order to enhance a learner's experience. Follow Heather on Twitter @hschneider04.