Shari Dash Greenspan is the author of Shemot Muzarim.
Shari Dash Greenspan works as the Children’s Book Editor at Urim Publications and at Flashlight Press. She is responsible for selecting and editing original manuscripts, choosing and working with appropriate illustrators, and overseeing the design and layout of each book. She also translates, or oversees the translation of, acquired English language children’s books into Hebrew.
Prior to working as an editor, Shari taught English at a large elementary school in Israel, where she established and ran an English enrichment center and served as reading consultant to over 600 students. She has taught arts-and-crafts, and designed and produced props, scenery and costumes for amateur musical theater productions (viewed by over 15,000 people) in which she also had principle acting roles. Shari also works as a storyteller in Jerusalem area libraries.
Shari was born in Savannah, Georgia, grew up in New Jersey, studied art at Stern College and FIT (Fashion Institute of Technology) in New York, and moved to Israel in 1988. Her hobbies include crossword puzzles, crafts, and singing in an a cappella choir. She lives with her husband and three daughters in Efrat. “Shemot Muzarim” is her first book.
You can email Shari at: Greenspan@UrimPublications.com.