Heather McCluskey grew up in Southern California and has been a musician since she started piano lessons at the age of five. She began songwriting in her teens and began dabbling in what she now considers to be her forte, Musical Theater during her college days. For her senior project while attending California State University in San Bernardino, Heather wrote “The Legend of the Arrowhead”, a two act Broadway style musical based on the history of the area. The musical was recognized by the State of California and won the 1st Place Award for Creativity from the International Downtown Association. It was performed numerous times at the historic California Theater in San Bernardino. Since moving to beautiful Northeast Georgia in 2006 she began writing music for Community Performance International. She has composed for the projects Land of Spirit in Lavonia, GA, Salkehatchie Stew in South Carolina, Just Home in the Mountains in Asheville, NC, Celery Soup in Sanford, FL, and The Jonesborough Yarn Exchange in Jonesborough, TN.