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Heather Hunt has been the Director for NEXUS Leaders, Inc for the past ten years. NEXUS is a leadership organization providing a mentorIng component that encourages and equips the next generation of leaders. In 2019, NEXUS will have graduated over 900 principle-centered leaders all with the motivation to lead our city. With more than 20 years of non-profit development experience, Heather has worked with hundreds of volunteers, executed many special events and capital campaigns throughout Memphis.

Heather has volunteered her services to a variety of local civic and charitable organizations. She has held several leadership positions within the Junior League of Memphis and is currently a sustaining member. Heather volunteered and served on the boards with Kappa Delta Advisory Board for Rhodes College and helped co-found YALL, Young Adult Le Bonheur Leaders organization, she currently serves on the Board for the Bodine School. Additionally, Heather completed the Junior League of Memphis Leaders Evolving and Developing (LEAD) Program and was recognized as one of the Memphis Business Journal’s Top 40 Under 40.

Heather is a graduate of Mississippi State University. She and her husband Chuck have three daughters, Hadley, Sarah, and Milly Haskins.