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Heath is the current Chief Executive of the New Zealand Cricket Players' Association (NZCPA) and is a Director of the Federation of International Cricketers' Association (FICA). Heath worked with the players to establish the NZCPA in 2001 and was a key part of negotiating the first collective agreement between New Zealand Cricket (NZC), the six Major Associations and the players in 2002. The NZCPA has grown considerably since that time and in addition to its player advocacy work it has established a Personal Development Programme for current players, a programme of events and activities for its past player members, the registered charity The Cricketers Hardship Trust, the Hooked on Cricket community development programme and the Masters Tournament.
Heath is also a Director of the New Zealand Hockey Players' Association and negotiated their first Memorandum of Understanding with Hockey New Zealand. He has also been appointed by his iwi Ngāi Tahu as a Director of All Blacks Experience Limited, a joint venture tourism attraction between Ngāi Tahu and New Zealand Rugby. Previously, Heath was a Physical Education teacher, Dean and Director of Sport at Mt Albert Grammar School. Heath gained a Bachelor of Physical Education from the University of Otago in 1993, a Diploma in Teaching from the Dunedin College of Education in 1994 and a Master of Business Administration from Edinburgh Business School in 2018.