Heidi de Marco is a journalist and documentary photographer based in Los Angeles, California.
Traveling since childhood, she became a photographer to share the way she viewed the world -- finding beauty in the human spirit even in the most tragic situations.
As a journalist she has documented civil unrest, poverty, health and humanitarian issues.
She is driven by a desire to connect with people and tell stories that provoke thought and challenge others to action. She seeks to create awareness through photography and film and reveal that no life is really ordinary.
Heidi currently works as multimedia reporter and producer for Kaiser Health News (KHN) where she focuses on stories about health care and health policy.
Her work has been published in The Los Angeles Times, The Atlantic, USA Today, CNN Health, PBS, La Opinion and Univision.com, among others.