Next Door Announces New President


Next Door is pleased to announce its new president, Heather Mehring Grams!

Heather joins Next Door with 20 years of experience in education, including 12 years as a school administrator. Most recently, Heather was principal at St. Sebastian School, a private Choice school located in Milwaukee’s Washington Heights neighborhood.

Heather brings additional experience and education including:

• Elementary, Middle and High School Teacher
• Youth Restorative Justice Program Coordinator
• Hospital Chaplain
• Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education
• Master’s Degrees in Education Leadership and Pastoral Care and Counseling
• PreK-12 Administrator’s License

Heather grew up in Menomonee Falls, and has lived and worked across the country including in Denver, Raleigh and Washington D.C.

She has a passion for strategic planning, culture building, talent coaching and staff development.

Heather joined Next Door in January 2023.