Heather Martinez and her family moved from the wilds of Los Angeles to a small rural town in Missouri three years ago. When she is not off on a new adventure with her family, you can find her illustrating for Nickelodeon Creative Resources and filling your libraries and bookstores with titles such as How To Draw Nickelodeon's SpongeBob SquarePants (2002); Star Wars: I Am a Princess: A Little Golden Book (2016); Albert: The Little Tree With Big Dreams: A Big Golden Book (2016), Ready, Set, Tow! Blaze and the Monster Machines Little Golden Book (2018) and many more. You can read her Penguin Random House author page here.
Heather has written and storyboarded for Nickelodeon Animation Studios, Cartoon Network, Dreamworks Television, and Disney Television Animation. She was the supervising director of Dan Santat's hit show, The Replacements and was nominated for a Primetime Emmy as a writer on My Life As a Teenage Robot in 2006.