Heidi Boyum is currently the President/Owner of Jarraff Industries headquartered in St. Peter, MN. Raised in Mankato/North Mankato, she moved to Colorado in 1988 for a couple of years before returning to Minnesota to work at Northwest Airlines. In 1999 Heidi accepted an offer from her father to work at Jarraff Industries. After her father retired, Heidi and her brother ran the company until Heidi purchased his portion of the business and became sole owner in 2008. Articles featuring Jarraff Industries and Heidi have appeared in several publications including Enterprise MN, Tree Care Industry, Utility Products Showcase, Connect Business Magazine, and the Mankato Free Press. She was also invited to travel with Governor Tim Pawlenty and the Minnesota Manufacturers group to South America in 2009.
Heidi has previously volunteered with the Saint Peter Chamber and Saint Peter Development Corp. and was a member of the Enterprise MN Peer Council Group. For several years she participated in the Susan G. Komen 3‑Day® walk for a cure until becoming a first-time Mom in 2013. In her free time, Heidi enjoys spending time with her son and playing outside with her two dogs.
Heidi was appointed to the Mankato Area Foundation Board of Directors in 2018. She currently serves as chair of the Granting committee.