Heidi Ziobro joined Big Sister in 2010 as the VP of Programs. She graduated from Northeastern University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice and earned her Master of Science degree in Psychology from American International College.
She is also a licensed social worker. She began her career as a program manager for Lifeworks, Inc., helping to provide homes, jobs, and supportive living to adults with developmental disabilities. Heidi worked at Vinfen Corporation as a program director for six years, working with adults who have psychiatric disabilities and assisting them with their rehabilitation goals. As a former Big Sister, Heidi experienced the direct positive impact that a professionally-supported mentoring relationship can have on both the Big and Little Sister. Heidi has leveraged her experience to expand Big Sister Boston’s recruitment practices and mentoring programs in order to serve more women and girls throughout Greater Boston.