Heather Christensen

Senior ISSA Programs & Events Coordinator

Main Campus

Heather Christensen organizes and manages events for international students, scholars, spouses, and local community members to engage and integrate international students in the Notre Dame community.

Christensen serves on the Staff Advisory Council as a representative for District 9. She also serves on two Notre Dame employee resource committees. As part of the Notre Dame Staff of International Decent (NDSID) Events Committee she has assisted in planning and implementing many group gatherings. On the Thrive! Women’s Group Communications Committee she helps produce and coordinate content for the monthly e-newsletter. 

Christensen holds an associates degree in broadcasting and communications from Vincennes University along with a project management certificate from the University of Notre Dame. She has worked at Notre Dame since 2011, and previously spent over 20 years in the corporate sector in project management, communications, and event planning.