Meet the Staff
Jamia Wilson is the executive director and publisher of the Feminist Press. Jamia Wilson joins the Press after serving as Executive Director of Women, Action, & the Media, a direct-action network dedicated to creating gender justice in media at all levels. Previously, Wilson has served as TED Prize Storyteller and VP of Programs at Women’s Media Center. A thought leader and writer, Wilson has contributed to New York Magazine, the New York Times, The Today Show, and the Guardian, and is a columnist for Rookie. In 2016 Wilson was honored as a Black Feminist Human Rights Defender by Black Women’s Blueprint and was recognized by Refinery 29 as one of “17 Faces of the Future of Feminism“ in 2013. jamia[at]feministpress[dot]org or 212-817-7916.
Suki Boynton is the senior graphic designer at the Feminist Press. She is a graduate of Connecticut College with a BA in art history and has a degree in graphic design from the Art Institute of Charleston, SC. She currently lives in Queens. suki[at]feministpress[dot]org or 212-817-7924.
Lucia Brown is the external relations manager for the Feminist Press. She is a graduate of Ithaca College where she studied international communications and gender studies, and is originally from Maine. She currently lives in Queens and strongly encourages you to follow FP on twitter, @FeministPress. lucia[at]feministpress[dot]org or 212-817-7928.
Alyea Canada is the assistant editor at the Feminist Press. She received her Bachelor's degree in film and comparative literature from the University of Rochester, and her master's degree in liberal studies from the New School. She currently lives in Brooklyn. alyea[at]feministpress[dot]org or 212-817-7926.
Hannah Goodwin is the administrative manager and internship coordinator for the Feminist Press. Originally from Maine, she received her Bachelor’s in anthropology from Colby College. She has worked as a teacher in Boston and abroad, and as an office coordinator for Women Make Movies. She volunteers with GenSexNYC, coordinating and facilitating anti-opression gender and sexuality workshops. hannah[at]feministpress[dot]org or 212-817-7929.
Wren Hanks is the publicist for the Feminist Press. He received his Bachelor’s from Sarah Lawrence College and an MFA in Poetry from the University of New Orleans. He is the author of two chapbooks, Prophet Fever (Hyacinth Girl Press) and Ghost Skin (Porkbelly Press), and was a 2016 Lambda Emerging Writers Fellow. He currently lives in Brooklyn. wren[at]feministpress[dot]org or 212-817-7927.
Lauren Rosemary Hook is the translation acquisitions editor at the Feminist Press. She also manages foreign rights and oversees production. She graduated from the University of Georgia where she studied Spanish, Latin American Caribbean studies, and international affairs. lauren[at]feministpress[dot]org or 212-817-7922.
Jisu Kim is the marketing and sales manager at the Feminist Press. She oversees the marketing life of a book, from its beginnings as an ISBN to becoming course adopted and a backlist gem. She is a graduate of Sarah Lawrence College, where she studied comparative literature and political theory, and now lives in Brooklyn, NY. jisu[at]feministpress[dot]org or 212-817-7918.
Sophia Booth Magnone is the development manager at the Feminist Press and a Mellon/ACLS Public Fellow. She received her PhD in literature from the University of California Santa Cruz. Originally from Chicago, she now lives and bikes in Brooklyn. sophia[at]feministpress[dot]org or 212-817-7930.
Drew Stevens, art director, joined the Feminist Press staff in 2008. Hailing from Louisville, Kentucky, he has lived in New York for over 20 years and has been designing books for over 25. Some of his book designs can be viewed on his website studiodrew.nyc. drew[at]feministpress[dot]org or 212-817-7931.