Heather Mayhood has been involved with the Cinderella Scholarship Program for over 38 years. Originally from Louisiana, Heather grew up in the Louisiana Cinderella program where she was a two time state overall winner. A classically trained vocalist, Heather attended Northwestern State University of Louisiana on a vocal scholarship, and was a member of the Pom Squad during her college years.
Upon her college graduation, Heather spent a year working for her sorority, Phi Mu, as a traveling national chapter consultant. In 2000, Heather moved to Houston, Texas, where she now resides with her husband Justin and 11 year old son Austin.
Heather has been involved with the Texas Cinderella program for the past 23 years as lead emcee, executive producer, and state royalty coordinator. She has also had the honor of being an international emcee for the past 16 years.
Heather currently works for Mattel Toys as a retail sales rep and visual merchandiser.
In her spare time, she enjoys attending concerts/live music performances, being a soccer mom, helping her son with his FFA projects, and spending time with friends.
Heather’s favorite part of pageantry is being able to be a positive influence in the lives of young girls, as well as friendships made through the years.