Heather Cole

Heather Cole is the CEO and CFO for Lodestar Solutions, Inc. and Heatherized. Heather’s companies transform executives into Analytic Leaders so they can guide their organizations through the cultural shift required to become data and analytics-driven. Companies that adapt quickly in the data revolution will dominate their market and lead innovation in their industries.


Heather has a diverse knowledge in Finance, IT, Law, Psychology, Sales, Management and Marketing.  Heather is also a Certified High-Performance Coach, licensed attorney, Scrum Master, and has over 25 years of experience in Business Intelligence. She is also a five-time winner of the IBM Information Champion Award for being a thoughtleader in analytics and the bestselling author of the book Business Intelligence Bull’s-eye. Heather also served as a Director on FEI’s Board of Director from 2020-2022.


In her free time, Heather trail runs, reads, enjoys nature, and volunteers as a board member and chairs the Ready for Work program for Ready for Life, a non-profit that helps kids that age out of foster care.