Staff Directory

University of Michigan Press
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Ann Arbor, MI 48104-3209
Phone: 734-764-4388
Fax: 734-615-1540

University of Michigan Press Staff Directory:

Charles Watkinson
Associate University Librarian for Publishing
Director, U-M Press

Chris Butchart-Bailey
Senior Administrative Specialist and Assistant to the AUL for Publishing

Elizabeth Demers
Editorial Director

Gabriela Beres
Director of Business and Administration

Jillian Downey
Director of Publishing Production

Jeremy Morse
Director of Publishing Technology and Deep Blue Repository and Research Data Services (DBRRDS)

Elizabeth Demers
Editorial Director
Senior Acquiring Editor for Michigan and the Great Lakes, Writing Craft, U.S. Political Science, and International Political Science (except Asia)

Ellen Bauerle
Executive Editor
Senior Acquiring Editor for Classics and Archaeology, Medieval and Early Modern Studies, and African Studies

Sara Jo Cohen
Senior Acquiring Editor for American Studies, Disability Studies, Class Studies, Music and Media Studies

LeAnn Fields
Senior Executive Editor
Acquiring Editor for Theater, Dance and Performance Studies

Katie LaPlant
Acquiring Editor for English Language Teaching and Applied Linguistics, Asian Studies, and German Studies

Haley Winkle
Associate Editor
Acquiring for the series: Configurations: Critical Studies of World Politics; and Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies. She also assists Elizabeth Demers and LeAnn Fields.

Annie Carter (assists editors with lists in American Studies, Music, and English Language Teaching)
Editorial Assistant

Delilah McCrea (assists editors with lists in political science, international relations, medieval and classical studies, Asian studies, and German studies)
Editorial Assistant

Gabriela Beres
Director of Business and Administration

Sukhbir Brar

Chris Butchart-Bailey
IP Coordinator

Anne Leischner
Financial Specialist Associate

Linda Rowley
Accounts Payable

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Jason Contrucci
Exhibits and Promotions Manager

Danielle Coty-Fattal
Publicity Manager

Scott Ham
Sales Manager

Jamie Jones
Marketing Manager

Kelsey Mrjoian
Library Relations Manager

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Jillian Downey
Director of Publishing Production

Heidi Dailey

Mary Hashman
Production Editor

Michael Hylton
Production Associate

Marcia LaBrenz
Managing Editor

Kevin Rennells
Production Editor

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