LINDY RYAN, Owner & Publisher
Dr. Lindy Ryan is a visual analytics expert with a deep-seeded love of literature and a penchant for crafting engaging narratives about everything from data to dragons. With a background paired in publishing and academe, Lindy has earned her entreprenueurial and storytelling chops in positions of editor-in-chief at a technology research start-up, as an award-winning communications professor at a top US university, and as a writer, speaker, and storyteller at conferences worldwide. Her resume includes numerous publications and various editorial duties in literary, academic, and trade journals.
Lindy is a traditionally published author with titles available from Elsevier and Pearson. She is also a best-selling and award-winning indie author.
Owner and Publisher, Lindy reads reads every single submission to help aspiring authors find their home at Black Spot Books and spread the joy of books to readers everywhere. In addition to her duties at Black Spot Books, Lindy also serves on the editorial board for the Women's Fiction Writer's Association.