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Heather Mount


Heather Mount oversees GFI’s global brand system and creative production, including graphic design and web publishing.

Areas of expertise: Project, process, and resource management, brand development, graphic design, and photography.

Heather is a skilled project manager and digital marketing professional with a passion for design, UX/UI, and process development. In their first role with GFI, as the Web Project Lead within the Communications team, they led the development of GFI’s new website to a successful launch in Feb ‘21. They were also one of the two designers that collaborated to create GFI’s brand visual identity. Following the successful launch of GFI’s brand and website in February 2021, Heather was promoted to Creative Manager, where they oversee GFI’s global brand, graphic design, and web publishing operations.

They spend their spare time exploring Knoxville, Tennessee’s craft beer scene with their close-knit group of friends and neighbors, photographing hikes in the Appalachian mountains, and cooking up fabulous plant-based meals at home with their partner and their beloved pets. At GFI, their experience allows them to guide GFI’s brand and design strategy to inspire transformation in our global food system.

Heather’s pronouns are they/them.

Featured work

Pride graphic with diverse hands and rainbow flags

Proud at GFI: Diversity equals resilience

GFI’s creative manager Heather Mount recaps the first year of the Proud at GFI affinity group, GFI’s ongoing internal and external DEI efforts, and explores the strength diversity weaves into all aspects of life — including our mission to make alternative proteins no longer alternative.

Celebrating 5 years

Celebrating five years: Our new mission, vision, logo, and website

Five years after our founding, GFI is launching a new brand and website. Both enable us to triple-down on our commitment to a sustainable, secure, and just protein supply.