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President: Losa McCoy
Losa McCoy writes as Christie Palmer and was born and raised in a suburb of Salt Lake City, Ut. She lives less than a mile from the home she grew up in. World traveller she is not. But what she lacked in travel she more than made up for in her imagination. Within her vivid imagination she has travelled the world over as well as different worlds and different times.
She works a full time day job to pay the bills but looses herself in books and her writing whenever possible.
She is a loving mother of two wonderful children that she admits she is obsessed with. She has been married for 20+ years to a very tolerant man that is grounded in reality in order for her to fly to the heights of her own imagination.
She started writing when she was a teenager after reading a book that she didn’t like the ending too. Took a hiatus to raise her wonderful children but has dedicated herself to becoming a published writer for the last several years.
 
Secretary: Tina Stambaugh
Tina Stambaugh writes under the pen name C.C. Wiley. She is a longstanding member of the Romance Writers of America and is a published author with Samhain Publishing and Kensington Publishing. A Midwest transplant, she now lives in Salt Lake City with her high school sweetheart of over 35 years and their four wacky dogs. When given a choice, she prefers a yummy, well-written, historical or contemporary romance that is chock-full of hope, love and a Happy Ever After. She believes there are wonderful, courageous characters waiting for someone to tell their story. It's her hope that each adventurous romance she writes will touch the reader and carry them away to another place and time, where hopes and dreams abound.
 
Treasurer: Elana Johnson
Elana Johnson is an author of YA novels and romance novels, as well as an elementary school teacher. Her work includes the young adult dystopian romance series Possession, Surrender, Abandon, and Regret, published by Simon Pulse (Simon & Schuster). Her popular ebook, From the Query to the Call, is also available, as well as a young adult dystopian short story in the Possession world, Resist.
In her world, Oreos and bacon would be the only food groups. Everyone would drive 10 over the speed limit. Winter would be eliminated as a season, and Jeff Probst would be President. As it is, she lives with her husband and two kids in central Utah, gets cited when she drives too fast and eats Oreos only on special occasions.
She is a mom to two kids, a weekday chef, and is dancing and writing her way through life with a flourish!
 


Updated 10/14/17