|Olympics Attended||2010; 2014|
|Olympic Medals Won|
|Birthdate||March 20, 1989|
|Birthplace||High Point, North Carolina|
|Height||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
Heather Richardson is an American speed skater who has competed since 2006. She represented the United States at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, where she finished 6th in 500 metres, 9th in the 1000 metres, and 16th in the 1500 metres.
Despite not placing in Vancouver, Richardson did win gold in the World Sprint Championships in 2013, and she could win multiple medals in Sochi.