Annette Bourland has been writing books, poems, cards, cartoons, and jingles ever since she can remember. As an editor and now publisher, her love for creating entertaining content continues. Working with authors and illustrators around the globe is one of the best jobs anyone could ask for. With more than 25 years in the publishing world, Annette serves as a member of the Executive Leadership Team at HarperCollins Christian Publishing and HarperCollins Focus. She earned degrees in English and Business Administration from Hope College, and an MBA from the University of Colorado. Annette lives in Michigan with her husband and son.