Irene Vilar, Co Publisher & Editor

Irene Vilar is the founder of The Americas for Conservation and the Arts 501©(3), the mother organization of The Americas Latino Festival and the first nonprofit literary agency in the US, Vilar Creative Agency, dedicated to the dissemination of minority literature of the Americas.

Linda Kaplan, Foreign Rights

Linda Kaplan has been a rights professional for nearly 30 years. She recently launched Readmore Literary Management, an independent licensing agency.

Marco Better, Website Manager

Marco Better is a dual Ecuadorian/US citizen since 2013. Marco's personal interests relate to helping underrepresented communities and individuals have a voice in today's society, by establishing their presence on the web and on social media.

Lhotse Springer, Editorial Administrator

Before earning her Masters Degree in Strategic Management and International Business, Lhotse Quintanilla Springer worked as a IT project manager for Bolivia’s largest bank, Banco Mercantil Santa Cruz.