Heather (Jurgens) Collins came on staff at Ottawa Reformed Church as the Director of Music Ministries in February 2019.  Prior to feeling called to ORC, she served as the Worship Coordinator at another church in Hudsonville.  Heather has been married to her husband Troy for 25 years.  The have 3 children — Carleigh, Chandler, and Clayton.  Heather developed a love for music at a very young age.  She started piano lessons at the age of 4 and continued taking lessons throughout college.  She graduated in 1991 from Unity Christian High School, then went on to study music at Grand Rapids Junior College.  She graduated in 1993 with an Associate Degree in Music, with a Major in Piano, and a Minor in Voice.  Heather has been teaching private piano lessons in her home since she was 15 years old.  She is excited to be on staff at ORC to share her passion for music with the Praise Team, instrumentalists, and the congregation.  In her spare time Heather enjoys watching her son Chandler play Basketball, shopping and other adventures with her daughter Carleigh, and Starbucks coffee dates with Clayton.  She also enjoys reading & relaxing in the sunshine.