Jeri Chase Ferris is the author of ten award-winning biographies for children and young adults. Ms. Ferris specializes in biographies of women and minorities, people who have done great and important deeds, but have been overlooked in history. Ms. Ferris retired from teaching five years ago to devote herself to writing full time.
Some books by Ms. Ferris:
Native American Doctor: The Story of Susan LaFlesche
With Open Hands: A story about Biddy Mason
Claudia Doege is an entreprenuer, public speaker and author. In one TV season, Claudia Doege managed over $1 billion worth of Mighty Morphin Power Rangers®' global licensing agreements, along with other promo, food and TV movie contracts. Since 1995, Claudia has lectured at more than 75 colleges, and coached individuals and businesses about multiple revenue streams, licensing, merchandising, patents, copyright and trademarks.
Lyn Reese, Director, Women in World History Curriculum
Carol Ryan retired journalist
Pat Hanson, PhD professor of Women's Studies, Monterey Peninsula College and chairman of the Monterey Bay branch of the National Writer's Union
Jeri Chase Ferris - retired teacher and children's book author
Updated February 18, 2002