Heather Harper joined the Cape Cod Commission as its Community Design/Affordable Housing Specialist in 2016. Prior to her appointment to the Commission staff, Ms. Harper served as the Assistant Town Manager for the Town of Falmouth. While there, Ms. Harper worked on various executive level programs, including serving as project manager for the Main Street Revitalization Program, the Falmouth Public Library Historic Renovation and Expansion, and Golf Course and Related Opens Space Acquisition and Operations. She also facilitated several affordable housing projects among other projects. While in service, Ms. Harper was elected as Vice President of the International City and County Manger’s Association, serving from 2009-2012. As a result, Ms. Harper has traveled widely across the United State and to Slovakia representing her municipal colleagues. Heather has been married to her husband Martin for more than 20 years. Together they are raising two teenage sons.