For over a decade, Heather Issvoran has worked with local, state, tribal and federal homeland security officials from across the country to ensure the Center enrolls the top candidates for its graduate and executive programs. Her responsibilities include contract support for recruitment, public affairs, agency outreach, as well as student and alumni relations.
Additionally, she develops and coordinates Center communications on the national level for print, broadcast, and web-based media, working closely with both the Naval Postgraduate School and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security leadership on these endeavors.
In her previous position in contract support for the Center as the Director of Program Operations, Ms. Issvoran provided logistical planning, coordination and execution of the Center's master's degree programs, executive leaders programs, conferences, and workshops. In this role, she enhanced and streamlined program operations, working with government partners to accommodate additional programmatic goals.
Prior to the Center, Ms. Issvoran worked as the Director for Human Resources for FamilyCare of Monterey Bay. In this position she was responsible for day-to-day operations and human resources for 40 employees and 5 physicians. She also successfully helped lead the company through a bankruptcy and corporate re-organization.