About

Kim Zachman is a freelance writer with more than a decade of experience contributing to regional and national publications.Kim Zachman is a freelance writer with more than a decade of experience contributing to regional and national publications. She has written for Dog & Kennel, American Bungalow, Military Spouse, Macon Magazine as well as dozens of regional parenting magazines.

Kim enjoys working on human interest stories and personal profiles, but is also interested in pets, home improvement, parenting, historic architecture, sports and personal achievement. She has a knack for pulling a story together in a way that touches the readers’ hearts or their funny bones or both at the same time.

Since 2010, Kim has been a member of Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) and has been working on children’s book projects. With five of her SCBWI friends, Kim co-founded www.middlegrademafia.com, a blog about middle grade literature that features book reviews, author interviews and publishing industry news.

Her educational experiences include a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Tennessee and a Master’s of Education degree in Sports Psychology from the University of Virginia. After college, she completed continuing education classes in creative writing, editing, grant writing, photography, and writing for magazines.

When Kim is not writing, she works for Scholastic Book Fairs as a field support representative and lives in Roswell, Georgia with her husband, two daughters, and a dog.