Born in Chicago, Illinois, Heather Ackmann (formerly Heather von Doehren) received her B.A. in English and Secondary Education with a minor in Creative Writing from Bradley University located in Peoria, IL. After graduation, Heather worked as a high school English teacher at Waukegan High School for three years, where she served as Co-Technical Theater Director and as a Core Team Leader. She left Waukegan to pursue her Master’s degree in literature at the University of Arkansas. She completed all coursework in 2006. Afterwards, Heather taught as an Computer Applications and Business Writing Instructor for New Horizons Computer Learning Centers of Chicago while volunteering as an Assistant Editor for Relief: A Quarterly Christian Expression.
Heather Ackmann currently makes computer training videos full-time for TrainSignal.. Her courses include Access 2007 Training, PowerPoint 2007 Training, Access 2010 Training, PowerPoint 2010 Training, and Outlook 2010 Training. You can view sample clips of her training videos on this site and at TrainSignal’s YouTube Channel.