MARILYN FRIEDMAN

Founder
Marilyn has taught writing for twelve years, including classes at Pixar, Walt Disney Studios, The Writing Salon, and the Southern California Writers Conference. Her essays and op-ed’s have been published on The Frisky, Salon.com and the San Francisco Chronicle. Her poetry...Read More »


JEFF BERNSTEIN

Co-Founder
Jeff has taught classes at the Art Institute, the Academy of Art, CCA, and Expressions Center for New Media. As a painter, his work has been exhibited nationally at the Kenny Scheacter Gallery, Stephen Wirtz gallery, The Geoffrey Young gallery, and the Catherine Clark gallery....Read More »


KELLY SMITH

Office Manager

Kelly is a star office manager and an accomplished actress. After performing extensively in the LA/OC area Kelly got a BA in Theater at University of Southern California. She then left the west coast for the New York City, where she studied acting and had a taste of...Read More »


ABBEY HESTER

Intern

Abbey earned her Bachelor’s degree from Birmingham-Southern College where she studied both film and creative writing. Right now, she’s working on a children’s book about aliens and a novel about a grieving pyromaniac. She’s from Alabama, and, while she doesn’t have much of an accent, she does use...Read More »