Heidi Hillis graduated from the Stanford Graduate School of Business in 1998, where she was the student chair of the Global Management Program (GMP) and helped craft the first Global Management Immersion Experience (GMIX) to China in 1997. In addition to an MBA, she also holds an MA (1991) and BA (1990) from Stanford. For several years she served as an alumni interviewer for the Stanford GSB. She loves helping clients find their unique and powerful story that helps them stand out to the admissions staff.
Heidi’s 24-year career in business has taken her across the globe, helping her to develop a truly international perspective on the value of a business education. She has worked as a director of micro-finance for a non-profit in Russia, a management consultant for McKinsey & Co. in London, a senior product manager for a European e-commerce company, and a finance director for a major South American telecommunications company. Most recently she helped launch an industrial minerals company in southern Chile.
In her spare time, Heidi does pro-bono consulting for non-profits and teaches yoga.