Heidi Thompson

“Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass. It’s about learning to dance in the rain”

He’s actually really friendly.

Heidi Thompson

Case Manager
BMS (Hons)
IAA Licensed Immigration Adviser No: 200800088

Heidi joined Pathways in January 2006, making her the second longest serving team member. When licensing was introduced in 2008, Heidi was in the first group of advisers to become a licensed Immigration Adviser. Throughout her career she has been involved with an extensive variety of immigration applications and associated issues, which provides her clients access to a wealth of knowledge and experience. Heidi specialises in Partnership and Skilled Migrant applications and has a particularly successful record with appeals through the Immigration Protection Tribunal.

A local from Hamilton, New Zealand, Heidi graduated from the University of Waikato with a BMS (Hons) in Marketing and Tourism before working extensively in the travel and tourism industry. In these roles, Heidi gained first-hand experience with visa processing and applications.

Heidi has a love of other cultures, having spent a number of years overseas living in the UK, Ireland, Portugal and the USA. She has an extensive travel history, having visited 27 countries and counting. Her young daughter keeps her busy outside of work, with a variety of extracurricular activities. Heidi is a passionate rugby fan and enjoys experiencing & cooking a range of different ethnic foods.

Helping to make clients’ dreams of living in New Zealand become a reality is what makes my job so rewarding