Janet Henderson Schoniger

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Company Name: EssentiallyPR, LLC
Email: janetschoniger@gmail.com or janet@essentiallyPR.com
Phone: 303-514-0255
Address: 5924 South Elm Court, Centennial, CO 80121

Joined CAL: January 2016

Specialties: Travel, art, food, lifestyles, profiles, gardening, nature, cooperatives and photography

Skills & Media: Magazine articles, editing, corporate communications, public relations, marketing, speechwriting and fundraising

Periodicals:
Colorado Parent
EnCompass AAA Colorado
Rocky Mountain Gardening
US Airways Magazine
Zone4

Online Credit:
EnCompass – Relax and Learn
Encompass – Exploring the Colorado Trail
Colorado Parent – Let the Kids Cook
RMG Magazine-Serenity in Steamboat Springs
Zone 4 Magazine-Rocky Mountain Magic
Zone 4 Magazine-Overnighting in the Vineyard

Memberships:
Cooperative Communicators Association

Awards/Honors:
H.E. Klinefelter Award

Bio:
Janet Henderson Schoniger began her professional writing career as a news reporter in her home state of Rhode Island. She spent 25 years as a corporate communications executive for a multi-billion dollar financial institution based in Denver. Today she is a freelance writer-photographer and communications consultant. Her work has been published in EnCompass AAA Colorado, Rocky Mountain Gardening, Colorado Parent, Zone4 and US Airways Magazine. She is the mother of two grown sons and lives in Centennial with her husband, Mike, and their adopted dog, Abbey.




Gail Mencini

Ashography Event Photography
Website: www.GailMencini.com
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Joined CAL: March, 2014

Specialties:
General Fiction; Contemporary Women’s Fiction; Chick-Lit; Food, Travel and Wine Writing; Recipe development; Blogging; Photography

Books:
To Tuscany with Love

Periodicals:
Buzz in the ‘burbs

Other Credits:
9 News “Colorado & Company”
Podcasts:
The Iceberg Project
Savoring Italy
Total Tuscany

Memberships:
Colorado Authors League, Treasurer
Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers
Pike’s Peak Writers
Author U

Awards/Honors:
Top of the Town Readers’ Choice Author — 5280 Magazine 2014
Pike’s Peak Writers Conference: 1st Place – Mainstream Fiction
For To Tuscany with Love:
Inspirational Women’s Fiction — USA TODAY
#1 Best Seller — Denver Post
Winner of Beverly Hills International Book Award — Chick-Lit Fiction
Sons of Italy National Book Club selection — Winter 2014
Featured in Italia! magazine — February 2014




Marilyn J. Stoddard

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E-mail: mjstod@aol.com
Phone: 303-758-1277

Joined CAL: 1970-08-01
Address: 2020 S. Monroe St., Apt. 631, Denver, CO 80210

Specialties: nonfiction, religious, photography




Barbara Sparks

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E-mail: bbsparks@comcast.net
Phone: 719-634-6204
Address: 1425 West Cheyenne Mountain Blvd., Colorado Springs, CO 80906

Joined CAL: 2011-09-04

Specialties: photography, books and magazine articles




Tom Quinn Kumpf

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Website: www.tomquinnkumpf.com
E-mail: tkumpf1@mac.com
Phone: 303-859-5347
Address: PO Box 335, El Rito, NM 87530

Joined CAL: 2001

Agents:
Jan Bachman, Devenish Press
Zuma Press

Specialties: photo documentary books, poetry, storytelling, public speaking, stock images

Skills & Media:
Newsweek
Stern
Irish Times
Images for book covers
CD covers
Stock images

Books:
Children of Belfast
Irish Images
Ireland: Standing Stones to Stormont
Two Sides: Haiku and Other Words

Other Credits:
Published in numerous magazines and newpapers in the U.S. and Europe

Memberships:
Colorado Independent Publishers Association

Awards/Honors:
2008 CAL Award for Poetry, 2008
New York Book Festival Award for Poetry, 2005
Ben Franklin Book Award
Three first-place CIPA Book Awards
Finalist, Colorado Center for the Book, 2001 – 2004
005 Winner, Writers Notes Book Award

Bio
Tom Quinn Kumpf is an internationally recognized, award-winning photographer, writer, poet, public speaker, and storyteller whose work has appeared in numerous publications and in exhibitions throughout the US, Europe, and the former Soviet Union. He is author of eight award-winning books including Children of Belfast, Ireland: Standing Stones to Stormont, and Two Sides: Haiku and Other Words. He works primarily in documentary, travel, and fine-art photography, teaches photo classes and workshops, and serves as a consultant for photo projects and exhibitions. He has worked in thirty-two different countries and has led photo tours in East Africa, Costa Rica, Cuba, and Ireland. He spends his time in Denver, Colorado, and El Rito, New Mexico.




Jerrie Hurd

Hurd, Jerrie
Company: Hurd Words and Images
Website: www.jerriehurd.com
E-mail: jerrie@jerriehurd.com
Phone: 303-444-3475, 303-444-1435
Address: 2010 Goss St., Boulder, CO 80302

Joined CAL: 2009-03-11

Specialties: novels, nonfiction books, short stories, creative nonfiction, photography, blogging

Skills & Media:
editing
photography
blogging

Books:
Miss Ellie’s Purple Sage Saloon
Kate Burke Shoots the Old West
The Lady Pinkerton Gets Her Man

Periodicals:
Rocky Mountain News
Roundup Magazine
Antioch Review
Kansas Review, etc.

Online Credit: