Our People

Our Management Team

Senior Director and General Manager

Jennifer Deyton

Jennifer Deyton has a BA from the University of Utah and an MA from Duke University. Before accepting a position with Arthritis & Rheumatism (A&R) at Duke University, she worked in the Public Affairs Department for the North Carolina Medical Board. After working for A&R for five years, she joined forces with Julie Nash to develop the role of the professional Managing Editor, and the two founded J&J Editorial. Over the past 20 years, her career in publishing has flourished through her ownership of a successful and innovative company where she serves as Senior Partner. Jennifer has served as a Board Member as well as the Program Chair for the Asian-Pacific meeting for the International Society for Managing and Technical Editors. She is currently a Board member of the Council of Science Editors where she also serves on the Program Committee, the Editorial Policies Committee, and as faculty for the CSE Short Courses. She is also on the Program Committee for the Society of Scholarly Publishers.

Senior Director of J&J Partnership Development

Julie Nash

Julie Nash has a BA in Journalism from the Pennsylvania State University and an MA in Liberal Studies degree from Duke University. Julie started working in Scientific, Technical and Medical (STM) publishing as an assistant editor with Arthritis & Rheumatism (A&R) in May 2000. After working on A&R and other titles for several years, she founded J&J Editorial with partner Jennifer Deyton in 2008. Julie is the President of the International Society of Managing and Technical Editors (ISMTE) and serves on the mentorship and nominations committees for the Council for Science Editors. She has served on the membership committee for the Society of Scholarly Publishing. Julie regularly speaks about peer review best practices, mentorship, society-publisher relations and professional development in academic publishing. In addition, Julie serves as the Managing Editor for Movement Disorders, the official journal of the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society.

Brittany Swett
Director of Client Services
919-650-1459 ext. 205

Brittany Swett has an MPH from the Public Health Leadership Program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a certificate in publishing from New York University. As Executive Director, Brittany works closely with J&J’s Coordinators to ensure quality service and client satisfaction across all divisions of the company. Brittany leads J&J’s Consulting Division, as well as its internal strategic planning efforts. Brittany’s editorial experience includes more than 10 years serving as a Managing Editor for society-owned journals published by Wiley. Brittany has been with J&J since 2010, and she is an active member of ISMTE and CSE.

Heather Blasco
Director of Operations
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Heather has worked at J&J since 2010 and in scholarly publishing since 2004. In her latest role she works to ensure J&J and its employees have what they need to be successful. She previously managed J&J’s submission system implementation and support contracts and continues to provide support to Wiley editorial offices using ScholarOne. She has also managed the editorial office for several journals, including those published by ASTM. She has a bachelor’s degree in Journalism from Ohio University and a Master of Library Science degree from Indiana University.

Michael Casp
Director of Business Development,
Production Services Coordinator
919-650-1459 ext. 209

Michael Casp earned his BS in Psychology at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. After graduating, he completed a neuroscience research fellowship at the Duke University Medical Center. Since joining J&J in 2011, Michael has served in production and editorial roles for various publishers, including PLOS, ASTM, Sage, Wolters Kluwer, and Elsevier. He now works to advance scholarly communication by strategically connecting editors and publishers with the resources they need. Additionally, Michael manages J&J’s Production Division, and he is an active member of CSE and SSP. Michael is a member of J&J’s Diversity & Inclusion Advisory Council.

Brit Stamey
Copyediting Services Coordinator,
Editorial Client Manager

Brit Stamey received her BA in Literature with a minor in Religious Studies from the University of South Florida in 2011. She has worked in publishing since 2006 and has been with J&J since 2013. She has served in editorial and copyediting roles for multiple publishers and journals, including Future Science Group, the Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association, and Oxford University Press. Brit currently oversees the Copyediting Division of J&J, managing our team of in-house copy editors and proofreaders. She is an active member of ACES: The Society for Editing, Council of Science Editors (CSE), International Society of Managing and Technical Editors (ISMTE), and Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP). Brit is a member of J&J's Diversity & Inclusion Advisory Council.

Sara Welliver
Editorial Services Coordinator,
Systems Support Project Manager
919-650-1459 ext. 210

Sara Welliver graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill with degrees in English and Ancient History. She started at J&J in 2012 and has worked on titles for a wide variety of publishers since, including PLOS, BMJ, Wolters Kluwer, and the ACS. Sara now oversees the Editorial division and works closely with managers to ensure each editorial department manages their journals portfolio in accordance with industry best practices through effective editorial office management. She is also the Client Manager for the ASTM team. She personally manages the editorial process for the Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging and all of ASTM International's peer reviewed publications. Sara also provides ScholarOne support for Wiley. She is a member of ISMTE and CSE.

Emily Babcock
Systems Support Services Coordinator
919-650-1459 ext. 222

Emily graduated from North Carolina State University in 2010 with a degree in World Literature and minors in Technical Writing and French. She joined J&J in 2011 as an Editorial Assistant on the PLOS Community Journals. Over the years she has managed several editorial teams including PLOS, Wolters Kluwer, and the Endocrine Society, as well as leading one of J&J’s copyediting departments. She now oversees the Systems Support division, working to optimize the technical expertise of J&J’s submission system super users and enhance the overall systems knowledge of J&J’s staff. She manages client-driven support projects related to Editorial Manager and ScholarOne, as well as consulting projects that enhance a client’s efficient use of their journal management systems. Additionally, Emily personally serves as the Managing Editor for Advances in Neonatal Care, fields Editorial Manager support tickets for Wiley, and chairs J&J’s internal Professional Development Committee. She has been a member of ISMTE since 2011.”

Dylan Burris
Production Client Manager

Dylan Burris graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a BA in History and Communication Studies. He joined the production division of J&J in 2015 and now serves as the Client Manager for J&J's production work with PLOS, ASTM International, and AAA, as well as AAAS's Science journal. He also has experience producing books and other full-length products for clients like MIT Press and the American College of Radiology. Dylan became a member of ISMTE in 2017 and has contributed to their monthly publication, EON.

Marshall T. Crawley
Editorial Client Manager

Marshall T. Crawley has a BA in English with a concentration in Creative Writing and a minor in Anthropology from North Carolina State University. He joined J&J in 2016 and currently serves as a Client Manager for the American Chemical Society and the Gerontological Society of America. Marshall is also an active member of ISMTE and CSE.

Carolyn Marie deCourt
Editorial Client Manager
919-650-1459 ext. 214

Carolyn deCourt graduated from Western Carolina University in 2013 with a BS in Business and a minor in Professional Writing. She joined J&J in 2014 and currently works in the Editorial Division as Client Manager for the Future Science Group (FSG) and the American Chemical Society (ACS) teams. She also serves as the Managing Editor for several society-owned journals published by Wiley. Carolyn is an active member of both ISMTE and CSE, and has contributed to both CSE’s Science Editor, and ISMTE’s EON publications. She is currently the co-chair of the CSE Professional Development Committee, and internally she is a member of the J&J Events Committee.

Zachary Gillan
Editorial Client Manager,
Systems Support Project Manager

Zach Gillan has a BA and an MA in History from North Carolina State University. He joined J&J in 2013 and is currently the Client Manager for the Wiley and BMJ teams. He also serves as the Managing Editor for several journals and works on ScholarOne for the Systems Support Division. He is a member of ISMTE.

Patrick Hardison
Copyediting Client Manager

Patrick Hardison graduated from Appalachian State University with a BA in English. He joined J&J in 2017 and currently works in the Copyediting Division as Client Manager for the American Animal Hospital Association, the American Pharmacists Association, the Materials Technology Institute, ASPEN, and INFORMS.

Megan McCarty
Editorial Client Manager,
Systems Support Expert

Megan McCarty holds a BM in Music Literature from Southwestern University, an MA in Musicology from Boston University, and was a DAAD scholarship recipient in Germany from 2012-2013. She joined J&J in 2015, where she has gained experience managing submission-to-print workflows as well as proficiency in Editorial Manager, eJournalPress, ScholarOne, and BenchPress. She currently serves as the Client Manager for Oxford University Press and the Genetics Society of America, and provides Editorial Manager Support for Wiley. In the past, she has supported titles for PLOS and Informa. She is a member of ISMTE and SSP; she is also an SSP Early Career Fellow (2018-2019).

Lauren Overbey
Editorial Client Manager
919-650-1459 ext. 234

Lauren Overbey graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with degrees in English and History. She joined J&J in 2016 and currently works as a Client Manager for Sage, the Seismological Society of America, Springer Nature, and Taylor & Francis. She also works as a Managing Editor on several titles including Pediatric Research. Within J&J Lauren is the chair of the Events Committee and has also been a member of the International Society of Managing and Technical Editors since 2017.

Annastasia Pratt
Editorial Client Manager, Systems Support Expert

Annastasia Pratt graduated from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington with degrees in English and Creative Writing and a Certificate of Publishing. She joined J&J in 2017 and currently serves as Client Manager for the American Society of Civil Engineers and the Endocrine Society. Annastasia also works in J&J’s System Support division as an expert user of the Editorial Manager system. She is a member of the Professional Development committee within J&J.

Lindsey Struckmeyer
Editorial Client Manager,
Systems Support Project Manager
919-650-1459 ext. 221

Lindsey Struckmeyer graduated from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2012 with degrees in English and Advertising. She joined J&J in 2014 and currently works in the Editorial division as a Client Manager for Elsevier and the American Society of Clinical Oncology, as well as a Managing Editor for Wolters Kluwer and BMJ titles. As an expert user of the Editorial Manager system, Lindsey also works in J&J’s System Support division building Editorial Manager sites and providing support to clients. She has been a member of ISMTE since 2016.

Colin Trumbull
Editorial Client Manager, Staffing Resource Manager

Colin Trumbull graduated from The University of North Carolina at Charlotte with a BA in Philosophy. He joined J&J in 2016 where he splits his time as the Staffing Resource Manager and as one of the Client Managers for the American Chemical Society Team at J&J. He directly supports ACS Nano, ACS Synthetic Biology, Environmental Science & Technology Letters, and Environmental Science & Technology Water. Within J&J Colin is a member of the Professional Development Committee, and has been a member of the International Society of Managing and Technical Editors since 2016, where he serves as a member of the Early Career Task Force and is an Editor for the ISMTE newsletter EON.

Erin Warren
Copyediting Client Manager

Erin Warren graduated from North Carolina State University with an MFA in Creative Writing. She also holds an MA in English from East Carolina University. She joined J&J in 2015 and currently works in the Copyediting Division as a Client Manager for the KGL department. She is a member of ACES: The Society for Editing.

Tom Whitehead
Copyediting Client Manager

Tom Whitehead graduated from Randolph College in 2013 with a BA in Philosophy and minors in American Culture and Sociology. He joined J&J in 2014 and worked for the Editorial Division for 7 years before switching to the Copyediting Division where he now works as a Client Manager on a variety of projects. He is a member of ISMTE.

Tasha Wilhelmsen
Editorial Client Manager
Systems Support Expert

Tasha Wilhelmsen graduated from Champlain College with a BS in Professional Writing, a minor in Mathematics, and a specialization in video game writing. She joined J&J in 2016 and currently works in the Editorial division as the Client Manager for Oxford Research Encyclopedias and Oxford Bibliographies and provides Editorial Manager Support for Wiley. She is a member of ISMTE and J&J’s Diversity & Inclusion Advisory Council.

Katelyn Witt
Copyediting Client Manager

Katelyn Witt graduated from North Carolina State University with an MA in English Literature. She joined J&J in 2017 and currently works in the Copyediting Division as a Client Manager for the KGL department. She is a member of the American Copy Editors Society, and within J&J, she is a member of the Charitable Events Committee.

Jennifer Workman
Editorial Client Manager

Jennifer Workman has a BA in History from Bluefield College. She began working in publishing in 2005. She joined J&J in 2015 and is the Client Manager for Wolters Kluwer, journal office administrator for ACS Nano, and managing editor for the AMWA Journal. Jennifer is an active member of CSE, and serves on the CSE editorial policy committee, and professional development committee at J&J.


Our Staff

Christina Baswell works in the Copyediting division. She graduated from Winthrop University with a BA in English and earned her MA in English from Clemson University.

Christina Baswell
Senior Copy Editor

Stephanie Boyter works in the Copyediting division.

Stephanie Boyter
Senior Copy Editor

James Butler works in the Editorial division, including on titles for the American Chemical Society. James graduated with a BA in English from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and an MA in English from Villanova University.

James Butler
Senior Managing Editor

Chandler Carpenter works in the Editorial division. She graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with degrees in English and Sociology.

Chandler Carpenter
Senior Managing Editor

Elizabeth Clark works in the Future Science Group and Oxford University Press departments. Elizabeth graduated with a BA in English from William Peace University.

Elizabeth Clark
Senior Managing Editor

Mary Clements joined J&J in 2013 and works in the Wiley Editorial, BMJ, and Systems Support departments. Mary graduated with a BA in Journalism and Mass Communication from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Mary Clements
Systems Support Expert,
Senior Managing Editor

Samuel Erk works in the Copyediting division. Samuel graduated with a BAs in Philosophy and Economics from Grove City College.

Samuel Erk
Senior Copy Editor

Emily Hammond joined J&J in 2011 and works in the Wiley department. She is a member of ISMTE. Emily graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where she studied English, Creative Writing, and Women's Studies.

Emily Hammond
Senior Managing Editor
919-650-1459 ext. 211

Sarah Hammond works in the Copyediting division. Sarah graduated with a BA in English from the University of Georgia.

Sarah Hammond
Senior Copy Editor, Production Assistant

Paige Horvath joined J&J in 2015, working in both the Production and Editorial divisions. She graduated from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro with a degree in History and minor in English.

Paige Horvath
Senior Production Editor, Managing Editor

Phil Jackson works in the Copyediting division. Phil graduated with a Master's degree in Theological Studies from Duke University, an MA in Political Science from Ohio State University, and a BA in International Relations from Calvin College.

Phil Jackson
Senior Managing Editor, Systems Support Expert

Julie Jones works in the Editorial division, in the American Chemical Society department. Julie graduated with a BA in English from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

Julie Jones
Senior Managing Editor

Mary Kate Kornegay works in the Editorial division. She graduated from North Carolina State University with a BA in English Literature and a minor in International Cultural Studies. She is certified in TESOL.

Mary Kate Kornegay
Senior Managing Editor

Chloe Lackey works in the Oxford University Press department. She graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a Bachelor's degree in English.

Chloe Lackey
Senior Managing Editor

Billy Lavelle works in the Editorial division. Billy graduated with an MA from North Carolina State University, and a BA from Ohio University.

Billy Lavelle
Senior Managing Editor

Craig Lincoln works in the Editorial department. Craig graduated from North Carolina State University with an MFA and a BA in English.

Craig Lincoln
Senior Managing Editor

Sarah Mills works in the Copyediting division. Sarah graduated with a BA in Anthropology from The George Washington University, and an MA in Cultural Anthropology from North Carolina State University.

Sarah Mills
Senior Copy Editor

Rachel Utnage works in the Editorial division. She graduated from Western Carolina University with a BA in English Literature and Philosophy.

Rachel Utnage
Senior Managing Editor

Matthew Lyles joined J&J in 2014 and works in the PLOS department. Matthew also provides editorial support to journals published by the Genetics Society of America. Matthew graduated with degrees in Journalism and Theater and Drama from Indiana University.

Matt Lyles
Senior Production Editor, Systems Support Assistant

Jennifer MacBain-Stephens works in the Editorial division. She graduated from New York University with a BA and BFA.

Jennifer MacBain-Stephens
Senior Managing Editor

Lauren Ramsdell works in the Copyediting division. She graduated from Elon University with a BA in Print and Online Journalism.

Lauren Ramsdell
Senior Copy Editor

Carson Risser works in the Copyediting division. Carson graduated with a BA in English and East Asian Studies from Guilford College.

Carson Risser
Senior Copy Editor

Janes Shealy works in the Editorial division. She attended the University of South Carolina and the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill where she earned a BA in Communications and her MBA.

Jane Shealy
Senior Managing editor

Nortina Simmons works in the Copyediting division. Nortina graduated with a BA in English from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

Nortina Simmons
Senior Copy Editor, Editorial Assistant, Copyediting Training Specialist

Julia Stevenson works in the PLOS department. She graduated from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington with a degree in English.

Julia Stevenson
Senior Production Editor, Editorial Assistant

Maggie Stough works in the Copyediting division. Maggie graduated with a BA in English (Creative Writing) from the University of Mary Washington.

Maggie Stough
Senior Copy Editor, Editorial Assistant

Kelly Teagle works in the editorial division. She graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a BA in English and History.

Kelly Teagle
Senior Managing Editor

Ian Vazquez works in the Editorial division. Ian graduated with a BA in English Literature from Florida International University.

Ian Vazquez
Senior Managing Editor, Systems Support Assistant

Corrie Williams joined J&J in 2008 and works in the Wiley, Wolters Kluwer, and Oxford University Press departments. She is a member of ISMTE and CSE. Corrie graduated with an MS in Biology from Appalachian State University.

Corrie Williams
Senior Managing Editor
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Sarah Wolper joined J&J in 2010 and works in the Oxford University Press and Genetics Society of America departments. She is a member of ISMTE. Sarah received her MLS from the University of North Carolina's School of Information and Library Science.

Sarah Wolper
Senior Managing Editor, Systems Support Expert

Johnathan Adams works in the Editorial division. Johnathan graduated with a BA in Film Studies from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington.

Johnathan Adams
Managing Editor

Ashley Andrews works in the Editorial division.

Ashley Andrews
Managing Editor

Kylie works in the Editorial division. She graduated from Christopher Newport University with a BA in Arts of English.

Kylie Bade
Managing Editor

Hannah Calhoun works in the Editorial division. She graduated from North Carolina State University with a BA in English.

Hannah Calhoun
Managing Editor

Andrew Clarke works in the ASTM, Endocrine, Wiley, and Wolters Kluwers departments. Andrew graduated with BAs in Communication Studies and Sociology from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

Andrew Clarke
Managing Editor

William Cox works in the Editorial division. He graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a BAs in History and in Peace, War, and Defense.

William Cox
Managing Editor

Marcus Dovigi works in the Editorial division. He graduated from UC Santa Cruz with a BA in English Literature and Language.

Marcus Dovigi
Managing Editor

Elena Durvas works in the Editorial division. She graduated from North Carolina State University with a BA in English and a minor in film studies.

Elena Durvas
Managing Editor

Josh Fugate works in the Editorial division. He graduated from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro with a BA in Philosophy.

Joshua Fugate
Managing Editor

John Goldsmith works in the Editorial division. He graduated from Western Oregon University with a BA in English and earned his MA in English from the University of Colorado.

John Goldsmith
Managing Editor

Thomas Green works in the Editorial division. He graduated from the University of Kentucky with BS in Economics then earned his Masters of Theological Studies from Emory University.

Thomas Green
Managing Editor

Daniel Groeschel works in the Editorial division in the American Chemical Society department. Daniel graduated with a Bachelors degree in Journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.

Daniel Groeschel
Managing Editor

Sara Hales-Brittain works in the Editorial division. She graduated from Hendrix College with a BA in Classics and a minor in Religious Studies. She also holds an MA in Classics.

Sara Hales-Brittain
Managing Editor

Bailey Hanna graduated from Wayne State University with a B.A. in English and attended the Denver Publishing Institute, where she received a Certificate in Publishing. At J&J Editorial she worked 5 years in the Production Division before joining the Editorial Division. She is a member of multiple internal J&J committees, including the Diversity & Inclusion Advisory Council.

Bailey Hanna
Managing Editor

Virginia Harris works in the Editorial division. She graduated from Anderson University and North Carolina State University with BAs in English Literature and Creative Writing, and an MA in English.

Virginia Harris
Managing Editor

Hunter Hayes works in the Editorial division. He graduated from North Carolina State University with a BA in English and a minor in Film Studies.

Hunter Hayes
Managing Editor

Ashley Hicks works in the Editorial division, in the American Chemical Society department. Ashley graduated from North Carolina State University with a BA in English, with a concentration in Language, Writing, and Rhetoric,

Ashley Hicks
Managing Editor

Lillian Hodge works in the editorial division. She graduated from Appalachian State University with a BA in English, concentrating in professional writing.

Lillian Hodge
Managing Editor

Audra works in the Editorial division. She graduated from Northwest Nazarene University with a BA in Philosophy and earned her MA through Virginia Tech and then UNC Chapel Hill.

Audra Jenson
Managing Editor

Laura Mallard works in the PLOS department. Laura graduated from Appalacian State University in 2014 with degrees in English and Professional Writing.

Laura Mallard
Managing Editor

Dana Maller works in the Editorial division. She graduated from Georgia College & State University with a BA in English Literature and Liberal Studies. She then earned master's degree in English Literature with a specialization in critical theory from the University of Maryland.

Dana Maller
Managing Editor

Rachel Mosher works in the Editorial division. She graduated from UNC Chapel Hill with a BA in History with a concentration in Modern Europe and a BA in German Studies. She also graduated from North Carolina State University with a Masters in English Literature.

Rachel Mosher
Managing Editor

Ashley Owens works in the editorial division. She graduated from Meredith College with a BA in History and from University of Nebraska-Lincoln with an MA in Art History.

Ashley Owens
Managing Editor

Riley Ratcliff works in the Editorial division. Riley graduated with a BA in English and Philosophy from the University of Texas at Austin.

Riley Ratcliff
Managing Editor

Joshua Smith works in the Editorial division. He graduated from the University of North Carolina Wilmington with a BFA in Creative Writing.

Joshua Smith
Managing Editor

Claire Spina works in the Editorial division. She graduated from North Carolina State University with a BA in Science, Technology, and Society and Minors in Biology and Creative Writing.

Claire Spina
Managing Editor

Lisa Tetrault works in the Editorial division. Lisa graduated from the University of Delaware with a BA in English.

Lisa Tetrault
Managing Editor

Caitlin Washburn works in the Production division. Caitlin graduated with an MA in Theology, Imagination, and the Arts from the Univesity of St. Andrews, and a BA in English and Religion from Baylor University.

Caitlin Washburn
Managing Editor

Matthew Yanco works in the Editorial division. He graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a BA in History.

Matthew Yanco
Managing Editor

Keegan Brewster works in the Copyediting division. Keegan graduated with a BA in English from Shepherd University.

Keegan Brewster
Copy Editor, Editorial Assistant

Christopher Cifani works in the Soundview and Genetics Production departments. He graduated from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro with a degree in English.

Christopher Cifani
Production Editor

Jessica Faison works in the copyediting division. She graduated from William Peace University with a BA in English and Liberty University with an MA in Marriage & Family Therapy.

Jessica Faison
Copy Editor

Maggie Hellwig works in the Copyediting division. She received her BFA from Dickinson College and her MFA from School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Maggie Hellwig
Copy Editor

Kristin Hitchcock works in the Copyediting division. She graduated with a BA in English from North Carolina State University.

Kristin Hitchcock
Copy Editor

Cynara works in the Copyediting division. She graduated from Spring Hill College with a Ba in English/Philosophy. She then earned her MS in Technical Communication from North Carolina State University.

Cynara Inman
Copy Editor

Harry Jones works in the Copyediting division. Harry graduated with a BA in History and Economics from Duke University, and an MA in US History from the University of Wyoming.

Harry Jones
Copy Editor, Editorial Assistant

Kelsey John works in the Production division. She graduated from Penn State University with a BA in English.

Kelsey John Klein
Production Editor

David Protas is the J&J Editorial Office Manager. He graduated with a BS from Full Sail University.

David Protas
Office Manager

Mary Anna Rice works in the copyediting division. She graduated from North Carolina State University with a BA in English and a MFA in Fiction. Mary Anna is a member of J&J’s Diversity & Inclusion Advisory Council.

Mary Anna Rice
Copy Editor

Susan Rodriguez works in the Copyediting department.

Susan Rodriguez
Copy Editor

Margaret works in the Copyediting division. She got her BA from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, a Post-Baccalaureate from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and her Masters PhD. from the University of York, England in Medieval Studies.

Margaret Silvers
Copy Editor

Allegra Torres works in the Copyediting division. Allegra graduated with a BA in English from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Allegra Torres
Copy Editor

Kodie Underwood works in the Copyediting division. Kodie graduated from the University of Tennessee with a BA and MA in English Literature.

Kodie Underwood
Copy Editor

Allison Andrade works in the Editorial division. She graduated form Guilford College with a BS in Justice and Policy Studies.

Allison Andrade
Editorial Assistant

Skylor Andrews works in the Copyediting division. He graduated from Coe College with a BA in both Communication Studies and Creative Writing

Skylor Andrews
Assistant Copy Editor

Emily Arnheiter works in the Editorial division. She graduated from North Carolina State University with a BA in English.

Emily Arnheiter
Editorial Assistant

Stephen Ateca works in the Copyediting division. He graduated from North Carolina State University and Winthrop University with an MA and BA in English Literature.

Stephen Ateca
Assistant Copy Editor

Emmy Barcelona works in the Editorial division. She graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with BAs in English and Psychology. She is currently pursuing an MA in Composition and Rhetoric at North Carolina State University.

Emmy Barcelona
Editorial Assistant

Caleb works in the Editorial division. He graduated from North Carolina State University with a BA in English Literature and earned his Master's in English and American Studies from the University of Oxford.

Caleb Bartholomew
Editorial Assistant

Miles Bednorz works in the Editorial division. He graduated from the University of Huston with a BA in History and a minor in Leadership Studies.

Miles Bednorz
Editorial Assistant

Barclay Ann Blankenship works in the Copyediting division. She graduated from Appalachian State University with a BA in English, Literary Studies.

Barclay Ann Blankenship
Assistant Copy Editor

Karolina Blaziak works in the Editorial division. They graduated from Pace University with an MS in Publishing and a BA in English with a concentration in Writing & Rhetoric.

Karolina Blaziak
Editorial Assistant

Ainsley Blische works in the Editorial division. She graduated from Meredith College with a BA in Fine Arts in Graphic Design.

Ainsley Blische
Editorial Assistant

Miranda Bohl works in the Editorial division. She graduated from Meredith College with a BA in History as well as Minors in Criminology and Forensic Studies.

Miranda Bohl
Editorial Assistant

Amelia Bryant works in the Copyediting division. She graduated from Meredith College with a BS in Public Health and a minor in English.

Amelia Bryant
Assistant Copy Editor

Kaitlin works in the Production division. She graduated from North Carolina Wesleyan College with a BA in English and a minor in Criminal Justice.

Kaitlin Butler
Production Assistant, Editorial Assistant

Tori Capehart works in the Copyediting division. She graduated from Appalachian State University with a BA in Creative Writing and Professional Writing with a minor in Spanish. Tori is a member of J&J’s Diversity & Inclusion Advisory Council.

Tori Capehart
Copy Editor, Editorial Assistant

Rachel Caudill works in the Editorial division. She graduated form Western Carolina University with a BA in Marketing and with a minor in Literature

Rachel Caudill
Editorial Assistant

Lenore Clark works in both the Editorial and Systems Support divisions. She graduated from North Carolina State University with a BA in International Studies.

Lenore Clark
Editorial Assistant Systems Support Assistant

Acalia Cleaver works in the Copyediting division. She graduated from the American Military University with a BA in History.

Acalia Cleaver
Assistant Copy Editor

Molly Cockerel works in the Copyediting division. She graduated from Western Carolina University with a BS in History.

Molly Cockerel
Assistant Copy Editor

Kevin Coleman works in the Copyediting division. He graduated from Cleveland State University with a BA in Journalism and Promotional Communication.

Kevin Coleman
Assistant Copy Editor

Amanda Conover works in the Production division. She graduated from Elon University with a BA in English and a minor in Communications.

Amanda Conover
Production Assistant

Nyasha Cooper works in the Editorial division. She graduated from Shaw University with a BA in Mass Communications.

Nyasha Cooper
Editorial Assistant

Cam Diagonale works in the Copyediting division. She graduated from American University with a Bachelor's in Communications and double minors in Art History and Creative Writing.

Cam Diagonale
Assistant Copy Editor

Brennan Doherty graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a BA in Reporting and Minors in African and African-American and Diaspora Studies.

Brennan Doherty
Assistant Copy Editor

Katt Fambrough works in the Editorial division. She graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a BA in Peace, War, and Defense.

Katt Fambrough
Editorial Assistant

Jennifer works in the Copyediting division. She graduated from Georgia Southern University with a BA Writing and Linguistics with a focus in Technical Writing.

Jennifer Farmer
Assistant Copy Editor

Jordan Fisher works in the Copyediting division. She graduated from Gardner-Webb University with a BA in English then from the University of North Carolina Charlotte with an MA in English.

Jordan Fisher
Assistant Copy Editor

Zoe Flores works in the Editorial division. She graduated from Cornell University with a BA in Biology and Society.

Zoe Flores
Editorial Assistant Intern

Heather Fredericks works in the Copyediting division. She graduated from Wheaton College with a BA in English Literature and Writing.

Heather Fredericks
Assistant Copy Editor
Alease Gambill
Production Assistant

Sam Garriston works in both the Editorial and System Support divisions. She graduated from East Tennessee State University with a Bachelors in Media & Communications and a minor in Psychology.

Sam Garriston
Editorial Assistant, Systems Support

Dallas works in the Editorial division. He graduated from the University of North Carolina Wilmington with a Major in Philosophy and a minor in Creative Writing.

Dallas Gonzalez
Editorial Assistant

Cameryn Goodman works in the Editorial division. She graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a BAs in English and Comparative Literature. She also has a minor in Creative Writing.

Cameryn Goodman
Editorial Assistant

SJ Griffin works in the Copyediting division. They graduated from UNCW with a BA in Psychology, a BFA in creative writing, and a certificate in publishing.

SJ Griffin
Assistant Copy Editor

Abigail works in the Editorial division. She graduated from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte with a BA in English and earned an Associate Degree in Art Program from Pitt Community College.

Abigail Hightower
Editorial Assistant

Kathleen works in the Editorial division. She graduated from Converse University with a BA in English. She earned her masters in English from SMU.

Kathleen Hines
Editorial Assistant

Jacob Holstein works in the Editorial division. He graduated from James Madison University with a BA in Philosophy and Religion as well as an MA in Philosophy from Virginia Tech.

Jacob Holstein
Editorial Assistant

Justin Johnson works in the Editorial division. Justin graduated with an MA in Media Studies from The New School, and a BA in Theatre from Coker College.

Justin Johnson
Editorial Assistant

Emily Kane works in the Editorial division. She graduated from Appalachian State University with a BA in English, concentrating in literary studies, and minoring in Gender Studies. Emily also received her MA in English from Appalachian State University.

Emily Kane
Editorial Assistant

Eric Kimball works in both the Editorial and Systems Support divisions. He graduated from the University of Utah with a BA in English.

Eric Kimball
Editorial Assistant, Systems Support Assistant

Haylee Korlach works in the Editorial division. She graduated from Radford University with a BS in English and received a Certificate in Publishing from the Denver Publishing Institute.

Haylee Korlach
Editorial Assistant

Zoe Kriegler-Wenk works in the Editorial division. She graduated from Smith College with a BA in English (Creative Writing) and Theatre (Playwriting) and received her MFA in Theatre (Devised Performance Practice) from Columbia College Chicago.

Zoe Kriegler-Wenk
Editorial Assistant

Kimmie Krzepek works in the Copyediting division. She graduated from Appalachian State University with a BS in Journalism and minors in both English and Gender, Women's, Sexuality Studies.

Kimmie Krzepek
Assistant Copy Editor

Victoria Lambert works in the Editorial division. She graduated from Merrimack College & North Carolina State University with a BA in English (Creative Writing) and Mass Communications. She also graduated from North Carolina State University with an MA in English (Literature).

Victoria Lambert
Editorial Assistant

Jordan Lichtenheld works in the Copyediting division. She graduated from the University of Colorado, Boulder with a BA in English Literature and minors in Business and Theatre.

Jordan Lichtenheld
Assistant Copy Editor

Martina Litty works in the Editorial division. She graduated from the University of North Carolina Wilmington with a BFA in Creative Writing where she also obtained a Certificate in Publishing and a Certificate in Professional Writing.

Martina Litty
Editorial Assistant
Bethany Lynch
Editorial Assistant

Taylor Mackenzie works in the Editorial division. She graduated from Appalachian State University with a BS Psychology with a Human Services Concentration and Sociology and Gender, Women's and Sexualities studies minors.

Taylor Mackenzie
Editorial Assistant

Matthew Miller works in the Production division. Matthew graduated with a BA in History from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Matthew Miller
Production Assistant, Editorial Assistant

Wyatt Miller works in the Communications department. He graduated from North Carolina State University with a BA in Business Management with a concentration in Marketing.

Wyatt Miller
Communications Assistant

Amanda Mordecai works in the Production division. She graduated from North Carolina State University with an MA in Psychology and a minor in Creative Writing.

Amanda Mordecai
Editorial Assistant

Mollyl Neale works in the Editorial division. She graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a BS in Psychology and completed the University of Pennsylvania Pre-Heath Program.

Mollyl Neale
Editorial Assistant

Becca Neuberger works in the Editorial division. She graduated from Whittier College with a Bachelors in Chinese with minors in Political Science and Spanish.

Becca Neuberger
Editorial Assistant

Greg works in the Editorial division. He graduated from the University of North Carolina Wilmington with a BFA in Creative Writing with a focus in nonfiction.

Greg Newman
Editorial Assistant

Jason Norris works in the Production Division. He graduated from North Carolina State University with a BA in History and an MA in Public History.

Jason Norris
Assistant Copy Editor

Alissa works in the Copyediting division. She graduated from Frostburg State University with a BS in English. She earned her MA in English from Western Carolina University.

Alissa Perske
Assistant Copy Editor

Audrey Popa works in the Copyediting division. She graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a degree in English and a minor in Creative Writing.

Audrey Popa
Assistant Copy Editor

Mara works in the Copyediting division. She graduated from Barton college and Queens University of Charlotte where she earned a BA in English, a BS in Psychology, and an MFA in Creative Writing.

Mara Price
Assistant Copy Editor

Kasey Queensberry works in the Editorial division. She graduated from North Carolina State University with a BA in English with a concentration in Language, Writing, and Rhetoric. She also earned a Minor in Creative Writing.

Kasey Queensberry
Editorial Assistant

Duncan Richardson works in the Copyediting division. He graduated from Ohio State University with a BA in History and an MA in Slavic and Eastern European Languages and Cultures, with a focus on Russian and Uzbek,

Duncan Richardson
Assistant Copy Editor

Ben Sanderford works in the Copyediting division. He graduated from the University of North Carolina Greensboro with a BA in Liberal Studies.

Ben Sanderford
Assistant Copy Editor

Cheska Shahrak works in the Editorial division. She graduated from Appalachian State University with a BA in Arts in English with a concentration in Professional Writing.

Cheska Shahrak
Editorial Assistant

Hanna Socha works in the Editorial division. She graduated from North Carolina State University with a Masters in Foreign Language and Literatures.

Hanna Socha
Editorial Assistant

Miranda Sprouse works in the Editorial division. She graduated from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington with a BA in Film Studies and a Certificate in Professional Writing.

Miranda Sprouse
Editorial Assistant

Haley Stafford works in the Editorial division. She graduated from North Carolina State University with a BA in English.

Haley Stafford
Editorial Assistant

Kayleigh Stelling works in the Copyediting division. She graduated from Ohio University with a BA in Psychology, a BSC in Screenwriting & Producing, and a minor in Sociology.

Kayleigh Stelling
Assistant Copy Editor

Alex Stevens works in the Editorial division. She graduated from University of North Carolina at Wilmington with a BA in Psychology and received her MS in Psychology at Capella University.

Alex Stevens
Editorial Assistant

Ivy Sudweeks works in the Editorial division. She graduated from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor’s in Environmental Science.

Ivy Sudweeks
Editorial Assistant

Andre Torres works in the Copyediting division. He graduated from Belmont Abbey College with a BA in Theology and a minor in Christianity and Culture.

Andrew Torres
Assistant Copy Editor

Natalie Torrez works in the Editorial division. She graduated from the University of Nebraska at Kearney with a BA in English and Creighton University with a Masters in English

Natalie Torrez

Jasmine Trinks works in the Copy Editing division. She graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a BA in Russian Language and Culture and completed her MA in Slavic Languages and Literatures at Northwestern University.

Jasmine Trinks
Assistant Copy Editor

Brittany Turner works in the Editorial division. She graduated from Truman State University with a BA in Romance Languages.

Brittany Turner
Editorial Assistant

Tyrra Turner works in the Editorial division. She graduated from Meredith College with a BA in English and Rochester Institute of Technology with a BFA in Photography.

Tyrra Turner
Editorial Assistant

Mkaj works in the Editorial division. She graduated from UNC Chapel Hill with a BA in English and a concentration in Writing, Editing, and Digital Publishing.

Mkaj Wang
Editorial Assistant

Bella works in the Editorial division. She graduated from the University of North Carolina Wilmington with a BFA in Creative Writing and a minor in English. She has certificates in Publishing and Professional Writing.

Bella Wick
Editorial Assistant

Carlon Williams works in the Editorial division.

Carlon Williams
Editorial Assistant

Daraka works in the Editorial division.

Daraka Wilson
Editorial Assistant, Systems Support Assistant

Steven Wilson works in the Editorial division. He graduated from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts with a BFA in Screenwriting.

Steven Wilson
Editorial Assistant

Judson Womack works in the Editorial division. He graduated from Davidson College with a BA in Studio Art.

Judson Womack
Editorial Assistant

Sarah works in the Copyediting division. She graduated from the University of Virginia with a BA in English and Religious Studies.

Sarah Woodard
Assistant Copy Editor

Elie Wright works in the Editorial division. They graduated from Appalachian State University with a BA in Sociocultural Anthropology.

Elie Wright
Editorial Assistant