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October 2016

Children’s Book Council and Every Child a Reader

Shaina Birkhead has been promoted to Programming and Strategic Partnerships Director.

Alexa Frank moves up to Special Projects Coordinator.

Emma Kantor has been promoted to Publicity and Digital Content Manager.

Matthew Poulter has been named Membership and Marketing Director.

Disney Publishing Worldwide

Jeanne Mosure is leaving the company, where she has been svp and group publisher. She has worked for Disney since 1998.

HarperCollins Children’s Books

Alex Arnold moves up to editor at Katherine Tegen Books.

Christopher Hernandez has been promoted to editor.

Alice Jerman is being promoted to associate editor.

Jessica MacLeish has been promoted to editor.

Jean McGinley has been promoted to v-p of subsidiary rights.

Alyssa Miele moves up to associate editor.

Olivia Russo has been promoted to publicity manager

Rebecca Schwarz is being promoted to assistant editor at Katherine Tegen Books.

Rebecca Schwarz is being promoted to assistant editor at Katherine Tegen Books

Little, Brown and Company Books for Young Readers

Andy Ball has been named managing editorial director at Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Orbit, Redhook, and Yen Press.

Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group

Laura Godwin, v-p and publisher, will launch her own imprint, Godwin Books.

Amanda Mustafic joins the company as a publicist. She was previously at Penguin.

Christian Trimmer has been named editorial director of Henry Holt Books for Young Readers, effective November 7. He is currently executive editor at Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers.

Penguin Young Readers Groups

Jessica Almon moves up to executive editor at Razorbill.

Random House Children’s Books

Lauren Adams moves up to marketing manager.

Emily Bamford joins the company as associate publicist. She was formerly an associate publicist at Atria.

Monica Jean has been promoted to assistant editor at Delacorte Press.

Wendy Loggia takes on the role of senior executive editor at Delacorte Press.

Krista Marino has been named senior executive editor at Delacorte Press.

Colleen Nuccio has been promoted to marketing coordinator.

Kristin Vogt joins the company as marketing assistant.


Rachel Gluckstern joins the company as production editor. She was previously editor at DC Comics.

Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing

Janine Perez has been promoted to digital marketing coordinator.

Jessica Smith has joined the company as editorial assistant, Simon Pulse.
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