Heather Kirkby

Chief People Officer

Heather Kirkby, M.B.A., has served as our Chief People Officer since May 2019.

She joined us after 15 years at Intuit, from January 2004 to March 2019, with a background in mechanical engineering, product management and talent development. Heather has a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Queen’s University and an M.B.A. from Harvard University. Heather began her career running field operations in Arctic Alaska. From 2014 to 2016, she served as Director of Product Management at Intuit, where she led the global product organization for QuickBooks Online Accountant, going on to become Intuit’s global Vice President of Talent Development.

Her accolades include Intuit’s CEO Leadership Award and Women Tech Council Award finalist.