Advisory Board


Kelley Allen
Director of eBooks
Humble Bundle


Deirdre Bair, Ph.D.


Hannah Bennett
Acquisitions Editor
Start Publishing


Vaughn P. Benjamin
Managing Director
Gill Michael Philip Associates


Cevin Bryerman
Vice President and Publisher
Publishers Weekly


Michael Cairns
Managing Director
Digital Prism Advisors


Denolyn Carroll
Project Manager, Editor


Yunjie Duan
Sr. IT Program Manager
Honeywell International


Robert E. Evanson
Former President
McGraw-Hill Education


Christine Ford
Vice President of Product Management Kantar, a WPP company


Mark Fretz
Editorial Director
Radius Book Group


Frank R. Gatti
Board of Directors: H.S. Grace and Co., NACD/NJ, & The Conference Board
Retired CFO, ETS
Former VP, The New York Times Co.


Alex Grover
eBook Production Associate,
Penguin Random House


Margaret Harrison
Director, Product Metadata
Ingram Content Group


Michael Healy
Executive Director
International Relations at Copyright Clearance Center


Asdrúbal Hernández
President and Publisher
Sudaquia Editores


Elizabeth Janice
Writer & Journalist


Susan Katz
Former President and Publisher
HarperCollins Children’s Books


Paul Levitz
Former President and Publisher, DC Comics
Adjunct Professor: Pace University, Columbia University, Manhattanville College


Xiao Chuan Lian
Senior Staff Associate
M.S. in Publishing
Pace University


Michael Marchesano
Managing Director
Connectiv-The Business Information Association


Bridget Marmion
Your Expert Nation


Melanie Mitzman
Marketing Manager
Great Eastern Energy


Robb Pearlman
Associate Publisher
Universe Books, Calendars, and Licensing
Rizzoli International Publications


Bette Rockmore
Senior Vice President
Advertising Sales
SiriusXM Satellite Radio


Kirsten D. Sandberg
Blockchain Research Institute


Daniel Shea, Ph.D.
Professor of English
Mount St. Mary’s College


Valerie Tomaselli
MTM Publishing


John Thomas
Vice President and Publisher
Psychology Today


Laurence Usdin
Former CFO, Bookazine Co., Inc.
Former Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer
Western Publishing Group, Inc.


Jennifer Weltz
Jean V. Naggar Literary Agency


Ivor Whitson
President, The Whitson Group, Inc.
Former President, Elsevier, US
Former President, E.P. Dutton, Inc.
Board of Trustees, Pace University