Heidi Shultz

Board of Trustees


Heidi was elected as a trustee in 2019 and serves on the finance committee. She joined the foundation to assist with provided valuable resources to the educators and families associated with the Murray Independent School District.

A native of Illinois, Heidi (Schmarje) Shultz met her husband Scott, a 1989 graduate of Murray High, while attending Murray State University. Their son, Alex, graduated with honors from Murray High in 2020 and their daughter, Addie, will be a 2027 graduate.

Heidi is the Calloway County President at Independence Bank and has over 30 years of banking experience. She is actively involved in the community, serving in leadership roles with HOPE Calloway, Murray’s Kids Care Against Hunger, Helping His Kids, and the Murray-Calloway County Chamber Foundation. She and her husband also serve as leaders for Family Check-In at Journey Church.


  • M.B.A. Murray State University 1993
  • B.S. Murray State University 1992