How long have you been a member of the NASPP?
Heather Royce: 2008
How did you end up in stock compensation?
Heather Royce: I was doing alien and expat tax returns right after college, when I came across an opportunity to do global equity compensation work for one of our tax compliance clients. I really enjoyed that aspect and moved into a group that specialized in global equity compensation.
What was your college or university major?
Heather Royce: Double majors in English and Philosophy
What are your favorite things to do when you aren’t working?
Heather Royce: Spending time with my husband and our two toddlers
Where is your favorite place to go on vacation?
Heather Royce: Hawaii
What is the title of your favorite or most recently read book?
Heather Royce: The Great Gatsby
Name one item you couldn’t do your job without:
Heather Royce: iPhone
How has being a member of the NASPP helped you?
Heather Royce: I have been a member for several years, but have gotten much more involved over the past year when I joined my local chapter's board. I am finding it a great way to meet others in the equity comp industry, as well as stay on top of hot topics in the world of equity comp.