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Administration

Craig W. Gill
Director
Areas of acquisitions: music; natural sciences; photography; regional art and architecture
Series: America's Third Coast; American Made Music; Heritage of Mississippi
cgill@mississippi.edu

Carlton W. McGrone
Assistant to the Director
Assists the Director in all aspects of his administrative, development, and editorial duties
cmcgrone@mississippi.edu

Steven B. Yates

Associate Director / Marketing Director
Sales and sales approaches; special promotions; bulk purchases; author appearances; related event orders
syates@mississippi.edu

Cynthia Foster
Rights and Contracts Manager
Processes incoming permissions requests; subsidiary rights licensing; customer service assistance
cfoster@mississippi.edu

Seetha Srinivasan
Director Emerita

Editorial

Craig W. Gill
Director
Areas of acquisitions: music; natural sciences; photography; regional art and architecture
Series: America's Third Coast; American Made Music; Heritage of Mississippi
cgill@mississippi.edu

Carlton W. McGrone
Assistant to the Director
Assists the Director in all aspects of his administrative, development, and editorial duties
cmcgrone@mississippi.edu

Katie Keene
Senior Acquisitions Editor
Areas of acquisitions: comics studies; folklore and folk art; literary studies; Mississippi and Louisiana
Series: Banner Books; Children's Literature Association; Critical Approaches to Comics Artists; Critical Approaches to Eudora Welty; Cultures of Childhood; Folklore Studies in a Multicultural World; Great Comics Artists
kkeene@mississippi.edu

Lisa McMurtray
Associate Editor
Areas of acquisitions: American studies; biography and memoir; Caribbean studies; diaspora studies; ethnic studies; ethnomusicology; women's, gender, and sexuality studies
Series: Atlantic Migrations and the African Diaspora; Caribbean Studies; Margaret Walker Alexander Series in African American Studies; Willie Morris Books in Memoir and Biography
lmcmurtray@mississippi.edu

Emily Snyder Bandy
Associate Editor
Areas of acquisitions: film; history; media studies; television studies
Series: Chancellor Porter L. Fortune Symposium in Southern History; Conversations with Filmmakers; Civil Rights in Mississippi; Hollywood Legends; Race, Rhetoric, and Media; Television Conversations
ebandy@mississippi.edu

Mary Heath
Editorial Associate
Series: Conversations with Comic Artists; Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha; Literary Conversations
mheath@mississippi.edu

Shane Gong

Project Manager
Manages project editors; guides manuscripts through copyediting, page proofs, and indexing
sgong@mississippi.edu

Valerie Jones

Project Editor
Guides manuscripts through copyediting, page proofs, and indexing; contact for freelance inquiries

vjones@mississippi.edu

Laura Strong
Associate Project Editor
Guides manuscripts through copyediting, page proofs, and indexing

lstrong@mississippi.edu

Marketing

Steven B. Yates

Associate Director / Marketing Director

Sales and sales approaches; special promotions; bulk purchases; author appearances; related event orders
syates@mississippi.edu

Kathy Burgess
Data Services and Course Adoptions Manager
Metadata oversight, editing, and exporting; course adoption promotions
kburgess@mississippi.edu

Kristin Kirkpatrick
Electronic, Exhibits, and Direct-to-Consumer Sales Manager
Website; exhibits; direct mail promotions; email promotions
kkirkpatrick@mississippi.edu

Courtney McCreary
Publicity and Promotions Manager
Publicity; media contacts; review copies; interviews; advertising; social media; awards
cmccreary@mississippi.edu

Jordan Nettles
Marketing Assistant and Digital Publishing Coordinator

E-book conversions; institutional e-book enrollment; miscellaneous marketing tasks  
jnettles@mississippi.edu

Design and Production

Todd Lape
Production and Design Manager
tlape@mississippi.edu

Pete Halverson
Senior Book Designer
phalverson@mississippi.edu

Jennifer Mixon
Book Designer
jmixon@mississippi.edu

Business

Tonia Lonie
Business Manager
tlonie@mississippi.edu

Sandy Alexander
Customer Service and Order Supervisor
Customer service; order processing; credit memos; accounts receivable
salexander@mississippi.edu