Erin Gerdes, Assistant Principal
Mrs. Gerdes is thrilled to join the Heritage Elementary family as Assistant Principal. Born and raised in Grapevine, Mrs. Gerdes attended all GCISD schools as a child. Mrs. Gerdes graduated from Texas Tech University in 1997 with a Bachelor of Science in Human Development and Family Studies. Mrs. Gerdes worked as a Special Education Teacher in Carroll ISD, then joined GCISD in 2000. Mrs. Gerdes taught first, second, and third-grades as a classroom teacher at Silver Lake Elementary. She was named Teacher of the Year in 2014. Next, Mrs. Gerdes served as an Instructional Coach with the Technology Team for all elementary schools in GCISD. Mrs. Gerdes earned her Masters in Education Technology Leadership from Lamar University in 2017. When not working, Mrs. Gerdes enjoys watching her sons play baseball, camping, reading, or spending time with family.