Chelene Knight is a Vancouver born-and-raised workshop facilitator, literary event organizer, host, and seasoned panelist. She was a judge for the 2018 Book prizes. She is currently the managing editor at Room magazine, and the 2018 and 2019 Programming Director for the Growing Room Festival. Braided Skin, her first book, has given birth to numerous writing projects including her second book, memoir, Dear Current Occupant. Chelene is currently working on a historical novel about Hogan’s Alley in Vancouver.