Michele Martin

Deanne Urmy, Senior Executive Editor, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Kendra Levin, Editorial Director, Simon & Schuster

Christine Pride

Joy Peskin, Editorial Director, Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers, Macmillan Children’s Publishing

Andrea Davis Pinkney, Author and Vice President, Executive Editor, Trade Editorial, Scholastic

Carrie Thornton, Editorial Director, Dey Street Books, HarperCollins

Emma Dryden, Founder and Principal, drydenbks

Alessandra Balzer, Co-Publisher, Balzer + Bray, HarperCollins

Courtney Young, Executive Editor, Riverhead Books

Kate Napolitano, Senior Editor, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt