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Faculty

Jo KnowlesMeet Jo KnowlesAuthor

Jo Knowles is the author of six novels, including Living With Jackie Chan, See You At Harry’s, Pearl, Jumping Off >>

Mary ColganMeet Mary ColganEditor

Mary Colgan is the Senior Editor at Boyds Mills Press, acquiring and editing picture books, chapter books, middle grade and >>

Pamela S. TurnerMeet Pamela S. TurnerAuthor

Pamela S. Turner has written historical fiction, biography, and science on diverse topics. She is the author of five books >>

Denise-Fleming-2Meet Denise FlemingAuthor/Illustrator

Denise Fleming is the author/illustrator of many award-winning picture books. Fleming’s books are created in her signature style of pulp >>

A.M. Jenkins
A.M. Jenkins

A.M. (Amanda) Jenkins is the author of six YA novels, including the Printz Honor Book Repossessed and the Los Angeles >>

2017 Faculty

Adriana Dominguez
Adriana Domínguez

Adriana Domínguez has twenty years of experience in publishing. Prior to becoming an agent, she was Executive Editor at HarperCollins >>

Alison Green Myers
Alison Green Myers

Alison Green Myers wanted to join the circus. She wanted to train tigers. She wanted to jump through fire. She >>

Allison Kane
Allison Kane

Allison is the editorial assistant at Highlights magazine. She began working here in 2013 as an intern editing reader-submitted jokes >>

Alma Fullerton
Alma Fullerton

Alma Fullerton was born in Ottawa, Ontario, as one of seven children. Her dad was in the military so they >>

Alyssa Mito Pusey
Alyssa Mito Pusey

Alyssa Mito Pusey is Senior Editor at Charlesbridge. As an editor specializing in nonfiction, she firmly believes that there is >>

Anne Marie Pace
Anne Marie Pace

Despite the oft-quoted adage to write what you know, Anne Marie Pace has never been a bear, a vampire, a >>

Anne Ursu
Anne Ursu

Anne Ursu is the author of several books for young readers and is the 2013 recipient of the McKnight Fellowship >>

2017 Faculty

Ashley Hope Pérez
Ashley Hope Pérez

Ashley Hope Pérez is the author of three novels: Out of Darkness (2015), The Knife and the Butterfly (2012), and >>

2017 Faculty

Ashley Wolff
Ashley Wolff

Ashley Wolff has been a visual artist since she declared herself one at the age of five. She grew up >>

2017 Faculty

Aubrey Poole
Aubrey Poole

Aubrey Poole is an editor at Hachette’s JIMMY Patterson Books imprint, acquiring middle grade and young adult projects. She is >>

2017 Faculty

Barbara Kerley
Barbara Kerley

Barbara Kerley is the award-winning author of numerous nonfiction picture books, including The Extraordinary Mark Twain (According to Susy), a Publishers >>