Heather Spencer, MHA

Associate Director

About Heather Spencer

Mrs. Spencer is the Associate Director of Student Health Services at NC State University. In her role, Spencer has responsibility for many of the ancillary health services such as, Pharmacy, X-Ray and Nutrition Counseling.  She also oversees the administrative areas of Patient Appointments, Medical Records, Immunization Compliance, Facilities, Assessment and Student Outreach and Marketing.  

Spencer has a record of progressive leadership, with more than 15 years of experience in business operations and strategic planning in both hospital and outpatient settings. Prior to coming to NC State, Spencer was employed by Duke Regional Hospital, most recently serving as the Director of Business and Operational Planning. She has also worked in health administration at the UNC Lineberger Cancer Center and the Durham VA Medical Center.  

She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Zoology from NC State University, and Masters in Healthcare Administration from UNC Chapel Hill. She completed an Administrative Fellowship at Duke Regional Hospital.