Heather Schultz is a freelance journalist for the Weddings/Celebrations section of The New York Times. Prior to freelancing, she worked at New York City-based trade publications. In addition, Schultz was a contributor to the New York Daily News’ Down the Aisle wedding column and Your Home section, which covers real estate and interior design.

She is a proud graduate of Baruch College, where she was editor-in-chief of its award-winning Dollars & Sense magazine, as well as a copy editor/staff writer for the student-run newspaper, The Ticker.

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.