Heather Powell has joined W&B has joined W&B as Director of Media and Digital Innovation. Heather comes to us from Prophet in Richmond where she lead innovative branding projects across a variety of industries including retail, entertainment, telecommunications, insurance and hospitality. She did her undergraduate studies at the University of Virginia from which she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Studio Art. While at UVA she lead their National Student Advertising Competition team to a 6th place national finish for a campaign for State Farm Insurance. She then received her Masters in Mass Communications, concentrating in Creative Technology, from VCU’s national known Brandcenter.
Heather lives in Williamsburg and is married to J. Harrison Powell, an attorney with Heath, Overbey, Verser & Old in Newport News.