Areas of Expertise:
- Aviation safety
- Aviation operations
- Airport infrastructure
Heather Krause is a Director in GAO’s Physical Infrastructure team. She is one of GAO's experts on the safety and operation of the national airspace system, including the integration of drones and commercial spaceflight into the national airspace.
Within GAO, Heather has worked in the Physical Infrastructure and Strategic Issues mission teams and previously led GAO's duplication and cost savings work.
Heather joined GAO in 2003. She holds a bachelor of arts in political science from the University of Minnesota Duluth and a master's degree in Public Policy from the University of Minnesota.