Why am I qualified?
I hold a bachelor's degree in Literature and Creative Writing. I am a published author of a crime series and a young adult series. You can view these novels at www.QueenWriter.com. Additionally, I was the executive editor of Suspense Magazine.
Finally, I was one of the editors at Suspense Publishing.
I am a member of International Thriller Writers (ITW) and of Sisters in Crime, Los Angeles chapter and nationally. I was the co-chair and main coordinator for the West Coast Author Premiere and have been instrumental in compiling authors and planning a local event at Barnes and Noble in Ventura, California. I have spoken for the Santa Maria Library and have participated in book signings in New York and California.