Heather Schultz is a Korean-American freelance journalist and public policy generalist based in Long Island. Her work has been published in The New York Times, NBC News, New York Daily News, WhoSay, Direct Marketing News and Law Technology News. She has also written columns on reproductive health for the Center for American Progress and the St. Louis-Post Dispatch.

Schultz holds both a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and a Master of Public Administration from Baruch College. In her spare time, Schultz is a team leader for the annual MS Walk at Jones Beach State Park in Long Island in memory of her mother who passed away from multiple sclerosis in 1995.