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Heather Taggart: Educating with a purpose

Former soccer athlete inspires others through leadership.


Heather Taggart
Physician of obstetrics and gynecology.

Hometown: Omaha, Nebraska.

Current city: Omaha, Nebraska.

School: Bachelor’s degrees in biochemistry and molecular biology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1992; doctorate, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Medicine, 1996.

Sport: Soccer.

Heather Taggart is one of the NCAA’s 2017 Silver Anniversary Award winners. The award honors distinguished former student-athletes who are 25 years removed from the end of their college playing careers. Click here to read more about Taggart’s path to success before, during and after her time as an athlete at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.