Board of Directors

Susan Isaacs, Chairman

Amy Berkower, President
                Chair, Writers House LLC

Willys Schneider Kals, Treasurer
                Senior Counsel, Arnold & Porter 

Helen Macioce, Secretary
                Former President (retired), Merrill Lynch Bank & Trust Company

Johanna Castillo
                Literary Agent, Writers House LLC

Andrew Cohen
                CEO, Perch

Celia H. Currin
                Executive Career Coach; Independent Director

Allison J. Davis
                Acting Director, Art Horizons
                Founder, Coopty Productions, LLC

Maureen Mahon Egen 
                Former Deputy Chairman and Publisher (retired), Hachette Book Group

Elliot Figman      
                Executive Director, Poets & Writers, Inc.

Jane Friedman
                Chairman, Open Road Integrated Media

Karin Grafstrom               
                Senior Manager, Market Research, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Janet McCarthy Grimm
                Vice President, Lindenmeyr Book Publishing Papers

A.M. Homes

Ellen R. Joseph
                Attorney/Partner (retired), Kaye Scholer, LLP (now Arnold & Porter)

Mary Ellen Keating
                Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications, Barnes & Noble Booksellers

Joanne Leedom-Ackerman

Katie Mahon
              Author; Retired Banking Executive

Madeline McIntosh               
                CEO, Penguin Random House U.S.

Michael Pietsch               
                CEO, Hachette Book Group

Eric Simonoff    
                Literary Agent, William Morris Endeavor

Paul Vidich         
                Writer and Media Consultant/Independent Director

Galen Williams 
                Founder, Poets & Writers, Inc.
                Landscape Gardener, Galen Williams Landscape Design, Inc.

Victoria Wilson 
                Senior Editor, Vice President and Associate Publisher, Alfred A. Knopf