Heidi Resnik grew up in Camarillo. She graduated from Rio Mesa High School and has been teaching in the Oxnard Union High School District for 34 years. She taught English for 27 years and currently serves as the Teacher Librarian. During her tenure with the district, she taught at Hueneme High School and Pacifica High School, where she served as the WASC Self-Study Coordinator for 11 years. Heidi has taught at Adolfo Camarillo High School for 17 years and has served as WASC Self-Study Coordinator for three years.