Meet the STOMP Staff


Heather Hebdon — Founder and Director of STOMP

HH CloseupHeather is located at the Headquarters office, when she isn’t traveling, and welcomes calls from families and providers.The mother of 3 children, all of whom were enrolled in the Exceptional Family Member Program, during her husband’s 22-year military career, she has a strong commitment to working with other military families. Ms. Hebdon’s oldest son has Down Syndrome, lives and works in his community, and continues to be a source of inspiration and exasperation to his mother, as do her other two children.

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STOMP Advisory Committee Members

STOMP has an active Advisory Committee that is representative of the families served. It includes individuals representing the Army, Air Force, Navy/Marines. There are both parents and professionals on the committee. They have responsibility for providing STOMP with direction and provide a means of gaining insight into issues and trends that may affect military families who have Exceptional Family Members. The Committee has a majority parent representation. Many of these individuals play a dual role. They are working within the military as well as being a parent of an EFMP family member.