Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Speaker Profile - Melissa Miles


Region: Southern Breeze (AL, GA, and the FL panhandle)
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Melissa Miles serves as co-ARA for the Southern Breeze region of SCBWI, as well as local liaison for the Savannah area. She lives in Georgia with her husband of 31 years and is the proud mom of two wonderful young adults. Her first children's book, Jeremiah Justice Saves the Day, features a superhero with special needs. Sales of the book go to the nonprofit, Superhero Success Foundation, to help raise awareness of kids with special needs, donate books (through schools, libraries, hospitals and a camp for kids with tracheostomies), and scholarships. Melissa is a pediatric nurse and a certified K-12 educator.