Managing Director



One place I’ve always wanted to visit:


Favorite pastime activity: 

Spending time with my husband and kids and looking at the fall colors!

Coffee or Tea?


More about Ali:

Ali Heglund serves as the Research Center Managing Director. Prior to this role, she worked as a Vice President in a social service agency that managed five pregnancy centers, and adoption agency and post abortion healing program. Through her professional and personal life, she has gained extensive experience working with families in crisis and trauma. Ali has a MA in Human Counseling specializing in crisis response and trauma. She received this education to further understand the complexities of trauma and desiring to help her own family and the others she worked with. She lives with her family in Minnesota.