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Katherine Trapp Heider

Katherine Trapp Heider, American speech pathologist. Coordinator Association Retarded Citizens Hike Bike, Columbia Falls, 1984. Member American Speech-Hearing-Language Association (certified clinical competence), Montana Speech-Hearing-Language Association, American Horticultural Society, Flathead Kennel Club (treasurer), Cooperative Extension Homemakers (Columbia Falls), Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Heider, Katherine Trapp was born on August 6, 1956 in Hart, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Allan LaVerne and Joyce Eilleen (Ellison) Trapp.

Education

Bachelor, Michigan State University, 1978. Master of Arts, University Montana, 1981.

Career

Speech, language pathologist, Missoula (Montana) Area Special Education Corporation, 1980-1981;office manager, Safer Foundation, Davenport, Iowa., 1981-1982;office manager, Albuquerque Public Schools, 1982-1983;private practic speech, language pathology, Kalispell and Columbia Falls, Montana, since 1984;speech and language pathologist, language consultant, Whitefish (Montana) Public Schools, 1987-1989;director, Heider Clinical Superior vena cava syndrome, Kalispell, Montana, since 1989;president, Discovery Development Center, Kalispell, since 1992. Consultant Head Start, Kalispell, 1984-1987, handicapped students coordinator, 1986-1987, health advising committee, 1986-1987. Language consultant Evergreen Public Scsh., Canyon Schools, Comprehensive Development Center.

Membership

Coordinator Association Retarded Citizens Hike Bike, Columbia Falls, 1984. Member American Speech-Hearing-Language Association (certified clinical competence), Montana Speech-Hearing-Language Association, American Horticultural Society, Flathead Kennel Club (treasurer), Cooperative Extension Homemakers (Columbia Falls), Phi Kappa Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Horticulture, ceramics, fly fishing, canoeing, dog breeding.

Connections

Married Jeffrey Francis Heider, January 7, 1978. Children: Drew Gregory, Rachel Alison.