Dr. Heaney is the Visiting Professor in Hispanic/Latino Theology and Language, Instructor in D.Min. Studies, and Director of Academic Writing. She is a theologian with expertise in Latin American Protestantism. She has been involved in research, teaching, and church service in Argentina, Ireland, Spain, Tanzania and the UK. Before coming to live in Northern Virginia she was Senior Lecturer in Theology at St. John’s University of Tanzania. She is the author of Contextual Theology for Latin America (Wipf & Stock, 2008). Dr. Heaney is married to Dr. Robert S. Heaney and has a son, Sam.