Meet our Director, Heather Church
Heather Church is an experienced beauty photo shoot producer, who has enjoyed the experience of working with world-renowned talent, including make-up artists Pat McGrath, Aaron DeMay, Diane Kendal, Romy Soleimani, Charlotte Willer and hair stylists Stephane Lancien, Malcolm Edwards, Serge Normant, Christiaan, Didier Malige; on sets with photographers Steven Meisel, Arthur Elgort, Michael Thompson, Kenneth Willardt and Nick Knight.
Twenty years in the beauty business brought Heather to the realization that it was time to combine her professional experiences with her passion for education. Dovetailing the two interests was the genesis of BeautySmarts NYC. Her goal is to to provide guided discovery on the path of self-realization.
Why now? Heather is also a mother of a teenage daughter and has been able to see - with both professional lenses and mother lenses - the challenges faced by young women today, as they interact with the very visual world we live in. The oldest of five children, four of them girls, Heather knows well the responsibility and role of a big sister and values passing down information sister-to-sister.