Faculty Bios

We proudly offer the bios of our accomplished teachers.

J. L. Stermer is an agent with N.S. Bienstock, a full-service talent agency with a division dedicated to developing literary projects, where she handles both nonfiction and fiction authors. She previously served as literary agent and contracts director with the Donald Maass Literary Agency.

Jennifer Udden is an agent with the Donald Maass Literary Agency, where she represents fiction authors, specializing in science fiction and fantasy, urban fantasy, mysteries, romance, and speculative young adult literature. She’s written for KGB Literary magazine, and is co-host of the literary podcast Shipping and Handling. She holds a BA from Mount Holyoke College.