Heather Washington is Director of Development at Will Packer Productions. In this role, she is responsible for identifying material, filmmakers and talent for feature film development and production. Prior to that, Washington managed the Universal Pictures Emerging Writers Fellowship, a program designed to identify and cultivate new and unique voices with a passion for storytelling. From 2010 to 2013, she honed her filmmaking skills in the Universal Pictures Leadership Program, a studio executive training program. Previously, Washington practiced entertainment and corporate law in Atlanta, GA. Washington is a graduate of Howard University and the University of Pennsylvania Law School. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and their two children.