Shelly Romero (she/her) is an assistant editor at Scholastic. She graduated from Stephens College with a bachelor’s degree in English and attended the 2017 NYU Summer Publishing Institute. A proud first-gen Honduran-American, she is a member of Latinx in Publishing, People of Color in Publishing, and a junior mentor for Representation Matters Mentorship Program. Shelly is also a Publishers Weekly Star Watch Honoree. When not on her phone scrolling through her apps, she’s on her couch watching her favorite horror movies. Find her on Twitter or on her website.