Craig Hatkoff

Children’s Author & Co-founder of Tribeca Film Festival

Peter Balis

Director, Digital
Strategic Partnerships & Business Dev, John Wiley & Sons

Lisa Sharkey

Senior Vice President and Director of Creative Development, HarperCollins Publishers Worldwide

Jim Lichtenberg

Publishing consultant, former VP of Association of American Publishers, President, Lightspeed LLC

Fred Rudy

Publishing rights licensing expert, President, F.J Rudy & Associates

Stephen Kawaguchi

Front-end Engineer & UX Design Consultant

Elle Roberts

Founder, Creative Business Co, Media Consultant

Mike Tissenbaum

PhD candidate, University of Toronto

Ronnie Jankoff

Director of Admissions and Financial Aid, Allen-Stevenson School

Jody Martini

Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker, Douglas Elliman Real Estate

Kathryn Gordon

Director of Brand Development, HarperCollins Publishers

Jason Saltzman

Founder and CEO, AlleyNYC

Alan S. Inouye

Director of Office for Information Technology Policy, American Library Association

Sudha Krishna

Media Consultant

Ashley Gordon

Founder and Publisher, Mockingbird Publishing

Jacques-Philippe Piverger

Co-Founder and CEO, MPOWERD

Anne Kostick

Digital Publishing Consultant and Partner, Foxpath IND

Drew Podwal

Founder and President, The Book Corps

Wayétu Moore

Writer and Publisher, One Moore Book



Haitian Advisory Board


Fequiere Vilsaint

Publisher, Educa Vision

Marie Ange Senat

Founder of Biblio Service, School Library Service Provider in Haiti

Wynnie Lamour

Educator and Founder, Haitian Creole Language Institute of New York

Françoise Beaulieu-Thybulle

Former Director of the National Library of Haiti

Richard Henri

Project and Product Manager, Educational Products and Publishing