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Speaker Profile - Jenny MacKay


Region: Nevada
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Jenny MacKay is the author of 35 middle-grade and YA nonfiction books about everything from forensic investigation and sports science to ancient mythology and the Holocaust. She has been a PAL member of SCBWI since 2009. She has an MFA in creative writing from National University and a graduate certificate in medical writing and editing from the University of Chicago, and she is certified to teach English as a foreign language. She currently edits journal articles and textbooks for the American Medical Association and Elsevier, and she is a mentor for the Nevada SCBWI Mentor Program.