About the Editors
Tara M. Clapper, Founder & Senior Editor, General Assignment Editor
Tara is a lifelong geek. Her interests were forged in an early appreciation for “Star Trek: The Next Generation,” “Jurassic Park,” and many historical fiction and fantasy novels. Tara is an avid LARPer and convention attendee. The author of over 1,000 individual blogs, her content has been featured on HelloGiggles, Salary.com, LARPing.org, and more. She holds a B.A. in English from McDaniel College and has attended many events as press (including New York Comic Con). Her day job involves speaking about digital marketing and branding. She is also a freelance editor. A Marvel fan, her favorite superhero in undoubtedly Thor.
Amy Lora, Comic Book & Literature Editor
The fates first smiled on Amy the day she received Pokemon Yellow for her precious pink Gameboy Color, and since then she has been on a journey to be the very best, like no one ever was. Amy has delighted in cartoons and comics and videogames of all sorts since a young age. An avid science fiction and fantasy fan, she takes her love to various comic book conventions as a cosplayer of Marvel heroes, Star Wars nobility, and video game characters alike. She is currently studying for her English major in Santa Barbara, CA, after which she desires to become a teacher, if her plans to be a superhero fall through. Ask Amy about the latest in comic book news and reviews- she works at her local comic store!
Heather Fesmire – Photo Editor, Graphic Artist, & Illustrator
Heather Fesmire received her MA in Writing and Publishing from Emerson College in 2015. Her focus was on publication design and print media. She received her BA in Art and her BA in Journalism from Rowan University in 2013. Heather is currently a freelance artist for Nova Scribe Press, and a Photo Editor, Graphic Artist, and Illustrator for The Geek Initiative. She has created numerous branding designs and promotional materials for up and coming companies and bands. Heather plans on working in publishing and dreams of owning her own print and art business. In her free time, she enjoys watching countless hours of anime, belting Disney songs, adventuring, and trying to hug every cat.
Khaleesi – Managing Editor, Fashion Editor, & Chief Podcaster
biography coming soon! E-mail
Sam Reader, Conventions Editor
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