Aimee Heim

Director of Government and Civic Relations
Port of San Diego

Aimee Graham Heim serves as the Port of San Diego’s Director of Government and Civic Relations, leading a team of professionals dedicated to government relations, community outreach, and grants management.  She also has programmatic oversight responsibility for more than $110M of projects funded with ARPA COVID relief funds.

Aimee has more than 25 years of experience in the maritime industry, including positions with a ship owner and shipyard before joining the Port in July 2011.  Aimee has a BS in Marine Transportation from the US Merchant Marine Academy and a Masters of Public Administration from the University of Southern California. Aimee spends her free time sailing on San Diego Bay with her husband and two children.