Faculty Bios

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Josh Sippie is Gotham’s director of contests and conferences. He is managing editor of the blog Pain in the Arsenal. He has published fiction and nonfiction in Hobart, McSweeney's Internet Tendency, Brevity, the Guardian, the Writer Magazine, ScreenRant, and Points in Case. He has served as a developmental editor and proofreader for Del Sol Review, Writers Clearinghouse, and has overseen writers on numerous professional blogs. He holds a BA from the University of Central Missouri.

Steph Spector is a copy editor for Forbes Councils and Treehugger. Previously she served as director of contests and conferences at Gotham and managing editor of the Roanoke Review. She holds a BA from Roanoke College.