Party affiliation: avocations: travel, arts, reading, skiing, walking.
Kress, Heather Gabrielle was born on October 22, 1944 in Port-of-Spain, West Indies, Trinidad & Tobago. Came to the United States, 1963. Daughter of Gabriel Bernardo and Violet Ayesha (Lalla) Rodrigues.
Instructor philosophy University Dayton, Ohio, 1967-1969. Legal personnel coordinator Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, New York City, 1969-1971. Finance analyst Traveler's Insurance Company, Garden City, New York, 1971-1974.
Intern City Council, Washington, 1975-1976. Clerk Washington Sqaure Legal Services, 1976-1977. Staff attorney Federal Reserve Bank, New York, 1977-1979.
Assistant general counsel Cork Institute of Technology Finance Corporation, New York City, 1979-1980. Associate counsel Irving Bank Corporation, 1980-1983, Irving Trust Company, New York City, 1983-1986. With Buckley Kremer O'Reilly Pieper Hoban & Marsh, Mineola, New York, 1986.
Banking attorney Certilman Haft Balin Buckley Kremer & Hyman, New York City, 1986-1988, Rivkin, Radler & Kremer, Uniondale, New York, since 1986. Lecturer in field.
Member New York State Bar Association, New York County Lawyers Association.