Heather Asch is a puppeteer, director, and puppet builder. She joined the cast of Oobi in season two as a regular performer. She played Moppie, Uma's best friend. She also played a few one-time characters.
Heather has puppeteered on television and stage productions since the early 1990s. She has worked with Sesame Street and the Muppets, as well as on the Nick Jr. shows LazyTown and Allegra's Window.
Heather Asch is a graduate of the University of Connecticut's Puppet Arts Program, and she has created her own puppetry pieces, including Bosom Buddies, which deals with the subject of breast cancer. Heather performed Bosom Buddies at "A Passion For Puppetry", a tribute benefit to Nikki Tilroe in January 2006.
Heather also works at the puppet workshop 3/Design. She serves as the executive director and producer for No Strings Productions, a nonprofit organization that creates puppetry videos for children.