Heather E. Schwartz

Website: www.heathereschwartz.com

Professional Experience

As a content producer, strategist, and author, I'm passionate about developing and creating your message. Specialty areas run the gamut from science and technology to celebrity biographies and sports. I've yet to meet a topic I wouldn't take on!


Content Editor (online)
17 Years
27 Years
Book Author
11 Years


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Book publishing - all
11 Years
Magazine - Large Consumer/National magazines
20 Years
Online/new media
17 Years

Total Media Industry Experience

27 Years

Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

Lucent Books (6-10), Lerner Publishing Group (10+), Capstone Press (10+), Tangerine Press (1-2), Teacher Created Material (10+)

Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

The Mopco Improv Theatre (1-2), Arthritis Foundation (1-2), SmartSign (1-2), The Princeton Review (1-2)

Other Work History

Publisher/Founder of Connections magazine, focused on STEAM subjects, for students in grades 3-5 in New York's Capital Region. Freelance Managing Editor, "On the Rise," a publication of The Colon Club


Upon request


"Locked Up for Freedom" (Lerner Publishing Group, 2018), Junior Library Guild Selection, New York Public Library Best Books for Kids, Chicago Public Library Best of the Best Books, Cybils Award "Girls Rebel: Amazing Tales of Women Who Broke the Mold" (Capstone Press, 2014), Eureka! Gold Award

Work Samples


Annual magazine featuring colon cancer survivors and providing information about the disease.
Nonfiction children's book about a group of adolescent girls jailed for protesting during the Civil Rights Movement.