Heather O’Malley is a Veteran of the United States Army, where she served as an Arabic Linguist and a SIGINT operator in the 101st Airborne. She has a Master’s Degree in English and is a published author in several different areas and continues to write. She has also worked for several non-profit organizations, working on the Boards of Transgender American Veterans Association and several other smaller organizations. Back in 2016, she got involved in the organization of the Veterans Stand for Standing Rock movement and went out to help the Water Protectors.
O’Malley is a founding member of the Veteran Service Corps leadership team and works hard for social justice, human rights, environmental protection, language preservation, and peace.