Meet the Team
At Jack Wild Publishing, we're more than just a publishing company; we're a passionate team of writers, editors, designers, and publishing specialists who share a deep love for literature and a commitment to helping authors bring their stories to life. Our diverse backgrounds, experiences, and talents come together to create a dynamic and supportive environment where authors can thrive. Get to know the faces and talents behind Jack Wild Publishing, and discover the dedication and expertise that goes into every book we publish.
Devin Poindexter brings a wealth of expertise in business management and legal affairs to the team. He has a keen eye for contracts and licensing, ensuring that our authors' rights are protected and respected. He also brings a diverse set of skills to our team. With a career in musical artist management, Devin has a keen understanding of the creative industries, enriching our approach to publishing and artist collaboration. Outside of the corporate world, Devin enjoys golfing, watching sports, and spending time with family.
Thomas Poindexter, a co-founder of Jack Wild Publishing, ensures the stability and growth of our publishing endeavors and helps provide our authors with excellent services and opportunities. With his extensive background as a tour manager for musical artists, he brings a wealth of experience and a passion for the arts to our team, enhancing our creative approach to publishing and artist collaboration. Thomas is an avid traveler and enjoys staying active with his golden retriever, Elijah.
Christopher Poindexter is a prominent author and poet with a deep passion for words. Christopher has been instrumental in shaping the creative direction of our publishing house. He plays a crucial role in curating and selecting exceptional manuscripts for our publications, ensuring that each work resonates with authenticity and artistry. In addition to his literary pursuits, Christopher is a passionate advocate for animals and an avid explorer of nature and the world.
Brittney Arthur, our Publishing Specialist, brings a wealth of experience and a deep love for literature to our team. As an author, under the pen name Aurora Raine, of fiction and poetry, she brings a unique blend of creativity and expertise. Brittney oversees all aspects of the publishing process, guiding our authors with unwavering support. With her dedication to nurturing literary talent and fostering positive author experiences, Brittney plays an integral role in shaping the future of Jack Wild Publishing. Currently pursuing a master's degree in English, she is committed to continuous learning and staying at the forefront of the ever-evolving literary landscape.
With a background in English and Communication Studies, Brett Gordon Batton is a valuable member of the Jack Wild Publishing team. Brett has a deep affinity for crafting folk narrative poetry that takes readers on a journey through the folklore, traditions, and cultures of the world. Her primary focus is Appalachia, a place close to her heart, where she finds inspiration amidst the beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains. As a seasoned poet, Brett brings her profound love for storytelling and lyrical prose to her role as an editor and author at Jack Wild Publishing.
Jamie Conway, an author and a dedicated student of English Literature pursuing her Masters degree, is a valued contributing author at Jack Wild Publishing. Her passion for exploring the intricacies of the human condition and the essence of existence is evident in her profound and thought-provoking creative writing. Her insightful contributions add depth and richness to the literary landscape, making her an indispensable part of our growing author community.
Mitch Green is a seasoned Graphic Artist with an impressive eight-year track record in the field. Armed with a unique blend of creative ingenuity and technical prowess, Mitch brings a wealth of experience to the table. Mitch's artistic journey began with the intent of simplifying complex ideas into compelling visuals, a skill that forms the foundation of his exceptional book cover designs. Moreover, Mitch's strengths in communication, collaboration, and teamwork further bolster his candidacy for the role. His ability to seamlessly interact with authors, truly understanding their vision, has earned him a stellar reputation in the industry. With Mitch on board, Jack Wild Publishing is poised to deliver captivating book covers that resonate with both authors and readers alike.
Chris Rhodes is more than just a talented Graphic Designer; he's a dynamic creative force with over a decade of experience in the industry and a degree in graphic design. Beyond his role as a designer, Chris is a multifaceted individual. He's a dedicated content creator, YouTuber, activist, and the co-owner of FLAVNT Streetwear, where he and his twin sister contribute a portion of sales to fundraising partnerships aiding trans individuals in their journey toward gender-affirming surgeries. As a Book Cover Designer at Jack Wild Publishing, Chris brings his boundless creativity, extensive design expertise, and a deep love for literature to the forefront, crafting captivating book covers that truly capture the essence of each author's work.