Margo Wilson chairs the English Department at California University of Pennsylvania and worked 20 years as a reporter and editor at newspapers ranging from the Spruce Grove Star in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, to the Los Angeles Times. She is president of the English Association of Pennsylvania State Universities and founding managing editor of Teaching Journalism and Mass Communication. She has published thousands of newspaper and magazine articles. Her creative nonfiction has been published in The Iconoclast and The Journal for the Assembly for Expanded Perspectives on Learning. Her novel, The Main Ingredient, was published in 2013 by Ramsfield Press.