Patty Courtright

Special Guest Patty Courtright is an assistant editor and the reader-mail specialist at Highlights magazine, where she has worked in a variety of roles for more than 30 years. She coordinates the letters and creative work that kids submit to the magazine, making sure that each child receives a reply, a tradition the company has upheld since its beginning in 1946. She also edits the Dear Highlights feature for the magazine each month, screens manuscripts from adults, and copyedits and proofreads Highlights Hello, social-media articles and posts, and other copy. Born and raised in the Honesdale area, Patty is proud to serve so many young readers each month.