Staff

Rachel Yoder, Director
Lisa K. Roberts, Community Advisory Council Chair
Dan DeMarco & Erin Marshall, Intern Coordinators
Mallory Hellman, Writing with Purpose Instructor

Intern Team
Dulcinea Cervantes, Volunteer Appreciation Intern
Laura Wang, Tech & Social Media Intern
Catherine Shook, Jess Romero, & Emma Dellopoulos,
Programming & Event Planning Interns
Sarah Goode, Brabra Dansou, Carly Naaktgeboren, & Ashley Stott, Development Interns
Rachel Gosch, Communications & Marketing Intern
Alyse Burnside & Hanna Busse, Community Outreach Interns
Kassia Lisinski & JoJo Baccam, Graphic Design Interns
Abby Caviston, Site Curriculum Intern

Interested in joining the IYWP Intern Team? We’re currently accepting applications from UI students for 2015/2016 Internships. See a full list of job descriptions or pitch us a Summer Internship by emailing Rachel at rachel@iywp.org.

Community Advisory Council
Theresa Biancheri, ACT, Senior Test Development Associate
Rachael Carson, UNESCO City of Literature USA, Operations Manager
Gary Connors-Boe, Four Oaks, Family Support Worker & After School Coordinator
Jennifer Denniston, Writer
Braeden Jones, Antelope Lending Library, Assistant Director
James Galvin, Iowa Writers’ Workshop MFA in Poetry Program, Director
Russell Ganim, University of Iowa Division of World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, Director
Mark Ginsberg, M.C. Ginsberg Objects of Art, President
Cathy Gullickson, Independent Management Consultant
Mallory Hellman, University of Iowa Writing With Purpose, Instructor
Delia Ray Howard, Author
John Kenyon, Director, UNESCO City of Literature USA
Daniel Khalastchi, Frank N. Magid Center for Undergraduate Writing, Associate Director
Ana Merino, University of Iowa Spanish MFA Program, Director
Bonnie Sunstein, University of Iowa English and College of Education, Professor
Jan Weissmiller, Co-Owner, Prairie Lights Bookstore

Members-at-Large
Nathan Legue, Attorney-at-Law, Cartee & McKenrick, P.C.
Mira Yusef, Monsoon United Asian Women of Iowa, Director