As the Entrepreneur in Residence at BMNT, Heather works alongside the US Department of Defense and the Intelligence Community to create ecosystems of innovators and investors to engage in national security-focused problem solving on all levels. Based in Palo Alto, CA,

she is the founder of the Defense Investor Network which fuses the private capital investment ecosystem and the national security enterprise to promote agile innovation and transition while reducing the threat of foreign direct investment (FDI).

BMNT provides a platform where innovators can work together at the intersection of business, government, academia and society. Our platform brings to bear deep, mutually supporting networks of innovators, researchers, defense and national security officials to identify and solve complex problems for military, intelligence community, and defense innovation base clients.