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Speaker Profile - Carmen Gloria

Illustrator and Writer

Region: International Central
Skype Visit: No
SCBWI Profile: Member Profile


Carmen Gloria was a Sergeant in the U.S. Army, now a veteran, with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Government and International Politics from George Mason University. She was born in The Bronx, New York and moved to Puerto Rico at the age of ten. She is a member of SCBWI and is a writer, artist, award-winning actress, experimental short film writer/director, and even co-wrote two songs in the Billboard Dance and UK Pop charts. After moving to Norway in 2017 with her family, she decided to focus on her writing. Her first children’s book as an author and illustrator "Thank You Mercury!" is launching April 2019, inspired by her love of space.