Heather Schleicher is the Chief Marketing Officer for SIG, SIG University, and Future of Sourcing, a digital publication. In her role, Heather leads the marketing team and is responsible for marketing initiatives that support all of SIG's membership programs, networking events, content, SIG University certifications, Future of Sourcing articles, and the Future of Sourcing Awards.
Heather has more than 15 years of experience in business and marketing with organizations ranging from independently owned franchises and small businesses to $12B international enterprises. Prior to joining SIG's leadership team, Heather served as Senior Marketing Director, where she was responsible for creating, executing, and supporting SIG’s marketing strategies across all regions and lines of business. Before joining SIG, Heather led digital marketing initiatives for outsourcing, recruiting and workforce management provider Allegis Global Solutions. Previously, Heather managed the marketing department at a contracting consultancy in Washington, D.C.
Heather has a Bachelor of Science in Corporate Communication from the University of Baltimore, where she graduated with magna cum laude honors. She is a member of the American Marketing Association and holds certifications in inbound marketing, SEO marketing, intelligent automation (CIAP), and supplier management (CSMP). Heather is actively involved with local and national non-profit organizations. She was the spokesperson of a two-year nationwide campaign to bring home missing persons and teach safety education and prevention. In 2020, Heather added another job title of "mother" to her personal resume with the arrival of her baby girl.