Shelly Romero (she/her) is an associate editor at Scholastic. She graduated from Stephens College with a bachelor’s degree in English and attended the 2017 NYU Summer Publishing Institute. A proud first-gen Honduran American, she is a member of Latinx in Publishing, People of Color in Publishing, and a junior mentor for Representation Matters Mentorship Program. Shelly is also a Publishers Weekly Star Watch Honoree. When not on her phone scrolling through her apps, she’s on her couch watching her favorite horror movies. Find her on Twitter: @_smromero and at shellymromero.com.