Teen Author Boot Camp is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting teen literacy and authorship.

For general questions, please email us at

Or reach out directly to the people who’ve made TABC their brainchild.




Jo Schaffer, PR and Marketing




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Margie Jordan, Director of Education and Registration




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Jennifer Jenkins, Conference Facilities and Programming






Tahsha Wilson, Volunteers and Programming





Emma Nelson, Co-Director of First Chapter Contest

(Emma is also the founder of Owl Hollow Press which features TABC teens in a short story anthology. Learn more HERE)




Leigh Statham, Co-Director of First Chapter Contest





Bree Despain, Marketing Specialist




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Lois D. Brown, Tween Author Boot Camp Founder/Coordinator






Colleen Davis, Director of Graphic Design




Clover Brookes, Mess Hall Director

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