As Associate Director of the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation, Margot Abel writes and edits the organization’s website, newsletter and other publications. She collaborates on creative development, planning and social media, and oversees day-to-day administration.
Margot came to the Foundation in 2011 with years of experience in publishing and the arts, having held a variety of jobs—including magazine copy chief, freelance editor, recipe editor, book publicist—for employers such as Art+Auction, Ladies’ Home Journal and G.P. Putnam’s Sons.
Margot is thrilled to bring her diverse background and expertise to the real-life and online worlds of Ezra Jack Keats and children’s literature.