Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Regional Volunteers

NOTE: If your email client allows, you can click the name of the volunteer to send them a message. Or you can copy and paste their address into your email client. For information about each volunteer, click their profile link to be taken to their profile page on the SCBWI website.



Alison Pearce Stevens, Regional Advisor (see profile)

Sheli Petersen and Dianna Carda, Regional Co-Illustrator Coordinators (see Sheli’s profile or Dianna’s profile)


Communications and Outreach

J. Parker AdairSocial Media Coordinator (see profile)

Shelly NosbischPublished Author (and Illustrator) Liaison (see profile)

Judith Snyder, Critique Group Coordinator (see profile)

Sandy Mickey, Newsletter Coordinator (see profile)

Kim Ziemann, Discussion Board Moderator (see profile)


Mary Beth Rice and Ashley KargesShop Talk Co-coordinators (see Ashley’s profile, or Mary Beth’s profile)

Sheli Petersen, Webinar Coordinator (see profile)

Rosalind Reloj, Retreat and Social Gatherings Coordinator (see profile)

Katie Martens, Workshop Coordinator (see profile)


Jennie GollehonTech Support (see profile)

Interested in becoming a volunteer? Contact Alison at
A listing of the job descriptions for our chapter can be found by clicking here