Party affiliation: Democrat
Heidi Jarrett Strickland, American nurse. Certified independent family nurse practitioner. Member New York State Coalition Nurse Practitioners (treasurer since 1985), American Academy Nurse Practitioners, United States Power Squadron (secretary 1985-1989), United States Tennis Association, National Wildlife Federation, Audubon Society, Zonta, National Biking Club.
Assistant head nurse Brooks Memorial Hospital, Dunkirk, New York, 1967-1970. Clinic nurse Hans Raag, Doctor of Medicine Forestville, 1970-1978. Nurse practitioner Sugar Grove (Pennsylvania) Medical Center, 1978-1984.
Partner Sugar Grove Pharmacy, 1978-1984. Independent family nurse practitioner Jamestown, New York, since 1984. Owner, manager, president Cassadaga (New York ) Pharmacy, Inc., 1984-1991.
Part-time health care provider for the profoundly mentally retarded.