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Meet Our Editorial Staff

Visit the editors’ individual pages to learn more.

Mark Simpson-Vos, Wyndham Robertson Editorial Director
American studies; gender and sexuality; Native American and indigenous studies; Civil War history; and general-interest books about North Carolina and the South, including hiking and outdoor guides, nature and natural history, regional reference, and popular history

Lucas Church, Editor
Regional general interest, including books about music, literature, architecture, and more; creative non-fiction; southern studies; literary studies; sociology; history of medicine and social medicine

Debbie Gershenowitz, Executive Editor
U.S. history; African American history; the history of slavery, abolition, and freedom; histories of gender, women, and sexualities; histories of U.S. foreign relations and America and the World; military history; Latinx history; and legal history

Elaine Maisner, Executive Editor
Religious studies; Latin American and Caribbean studies; and regional trade, including cookbooks, foodways, gardening, and new currents in southern culture

Brandon Proia, Senior Editor
Recent and contemporary history, African American studies, current affairs, political history, environmental history, military history, and southern studies

Dylan White, Associate Editor
Assists Debbie Gershenowitz and Brandon Proia

Andrew Winters, Associate Editor
Assists Lucas Church

Cate Hodorowicz, Acquisitions Manager

Dominique Moore, Assistant Editor
Assists Mark Simpson-Vos

Andreina Fernandez, Acquisitions Assistant
Assists Elaine Maisner