Meet our Chapter Members

The WNBA offers networking with other book lovers and publishing professionals. The Charlotte Chapter members offer a variety of services and expertise. Check out their websites, and follow them on Facebook and Twitter!

MEMBERS 2019 

Kathy Allen
Accountant

Nicole Ayers
Editor, WNBA Bookwoman
Freelance Editor
WS: ayersedits.com
10% off editorial services for WNBA members

Carol Baldwin 
Author (Education, Reference, YA Fiction); Creative Writing Instructor
WS: carolbaldwinblog.blogspot.com
TW: @CBaldwinAuthor

Donna Baptiste
Book Reviewer; Blogger; Editor
WS:dbmoone.com

Pamela Belk
Librarian (retired)

Lael Braday
Author (Short Stories, Thriller/Suspense)
WS: laelbraday.com

Meredith Brown
Author (Mystery, Historical Fiction)
WS: cmarshallturner.com
FB: cmarshall.turner.7

Holly Bullis
Writer; Promoter
WS: theundersideofleaves.wordpress.com

Kathleen Burkinshaw
Author (Historical Fiction, YA); Speaker
WS: kathleenburkinshaw.com

Janet Butts
Author (Motivational/Self-Help, Fiction); Speaker; Ministry Leader
WS: jandeenterprises.org
FB: A Certain Woman Ministries

Carla Carlisle
Author (Non-fiction); Speaker; Child & Mental Health Advocate
WS: carlacarlisle.com
TW: @Carlacarlisle

Kim Church
Author (Fiction, Historical Fiction); Attorney
WS: kimchurch.com

Jessica L. Daitch 
Public Relations Consultant; Book Reviewer, Romance, Publisher’s Weekly
LI:
 Jessica Daitch
TW: @JessinCharlotte

Mary Struble Deery
Writer
WS: somethinguphersleeve.wordpress.com

Laura Edwards
Author (Non-Fiction); Non-Profit Leader; Speaker
WS: laurakingedwards.com

Jami Farris
Attorney

Rachel Feldman
Chapter Vice President & Membership Chair
Marketing and Non-Profit Professional
TW: @RachelWF

Jennifer Franz
Writer; Blogger
WS: jennifranzlowcarbliving.com

Judy Goldman
Author (Memoir, Fiction, Poetry); Instructor
WS: judygoldman.com
TW: @JudyKGoldman

Nancy Howie
Author (Memoir)
FB: Howiejoyinthejourney

Holly Hughes
Author (YA, Memoir); Blogger
WSwww.writerhughes.wordpress.com
TW: @hgirlla

Juanita Jackson
Author (Non-Fiction); Speaker; Pastor
WShttp://juanitacorryjackson.com
FB: JuanitaJackson900

Catherine Jardines
Chapter President 
IT Project Manager

Renee Johnson
Author (Fiction, Mystery/Thriller, Paranormal Romance); Photographer
WS:reneejohnsonwrites.com
TW: @author_renee

Kristen Knox
NRGM Great Group Reads Committee Chair
Book Reviewer
WS:booknaround.blogspot.com

Bridgett Langson
Author (Children’s)
WS: wordplaynow.com/meet-bridgett-bell-langson/

Nelli Levental
Illustrator: Art Instructor
WS: nellilevental.com
LI: Nelli Levental

Margaret Simms-Maddox
Author (Political Thriller; African-American Literature)
WS: novelsbymj.com

Jenni Miehle
Designer
WS: behance.net/jmiehle

Emi Miller
Author (Poetry, Inspiration), Holistic Healthcare Practitioner
WS:emispoetryandprose.dreamhosters.com

Jean Miller
Author (Non-Fiction, Culinary Arts), Educator
WSconfidentinthekitchen.com
FB: Confident in the Kitchen
TW: @confidentkitchn

Lynda Rush Myers
Workshop Planner; Speaker; Poet

Tina Ollenburg
Account Manager

Sherrie O’Donnell
Chapter Treasurer
Purchasing Agent (retired)

Linda Vigen Phillips
Author (YA); Poet
WS:Lindavigenphillips.com
TW:@LVigenPhillips

Nancy Werking Poling
Author (Biography, Fiction)
WS: nancypoling.com

Laurie Prince
Freelance Writer; Editor; Columnist

Michelle Rae
Writer (Poetry)
WS: scarletlovenotes.com
TW: scarletlovenote

Laurie Richardson
Writer; Graphic Designer; Artist; Teacher
WS: laurierichardsonstudio.com

Priscilla Goudreau Santos
Chapter Publicity Chair
Public Relations & Marketing Specialist; Writer
WS: priscillagoudreaupr.com
TW: @Priscillagoudre

Kathryn Schwille
Author (Fiction)
WS: kathrynschwille.com

Deborah Stevenson
Writer

Melissa Stone
Writer; Editor; Copywriter

Ashley Stopinski
Project Manager

Kim Stump
Author (YA Fantasy, Memoir)
WS: kimlovestump.com
TW: @k_love_stump

T.D. Taegel
Educator; Communications Specialist

Betsy Thorpe
Freelance Editor (all Genres); Ghost Writer
WS: Betsythorpe.com
TW: @BBThorpe
FB: Two Editors and a Comma
10% off services for WNBA members

Karen Tobia
Librarian (retired)

Laura Valtora
Attorney; Writer; Filmmaker
WS: gattafilms.com
TW: LauraPuccia

Mary Vesich
Real Estate Professional

Susan Walker
Events Manager, WNBA’s National Reading Group Month
Independent Book Marketing; Sales, & Promotion Consultant
FB: Susan E. Walker7

Carlette Whitlock
Author (Urban Fiction, Poetry)
FB: DaKiara the Author & Poet

Becky Zagor
Librarian

…Check back for more listings! As the chapter grows, so does this list!