Renee Kelly, Executive Editor


Renee Kelly is an Executive Editor acquiring early readers, picture books, chapter books, and select middle grade.

She’s drawn to diverse, dynamic voices and seeks stories that focus on friendship, humor, and the nuances of growing up. She hopes to see more narratives that explore neurodivergence, gender identity, and social justice. Above all, she aspires to publish books that are inspiring, inclusive, and entertaining.

Renee earned her BA in English at Rutgers University with a brief stint abroad at University College London. She adores animals, including her constant companion, a miniature poodle named Buddy.