• Dana Carey is an author/illustrator. She earned a degree in Fine Arts and Graphic Design and later, a teaching certificate. She teaches English to adults and university students but between classes, dedicates as much time as possible to writing and illustrating. She serves SCBWI France as Assistant Regional Advisor organizing webinars, writer/illustrator retreats, regional conferences, and workshops. As International Illustrator Coordinator, she advises SCBWI Illustrator Coordinators in regions outside the US and assists in the organization of the Portfolio Showcases for the International Winter and Summer Conferences. She also interviews illustrators for a monthly blogpost called The Postcard Post for the Sub It Club, a support group for authors and illustrators. Based on a picture book dummy submission, she was accepted by the Rutgers University Council on Children’s Literature for attendance at the One-on-One-Plus conference.