Kelly Thunstrom is a longtime devotee of the arts. She was a dancer for over 10 years in Wilkes-Barre and was in many dance and theatrical productions throughout high school and college. She graduated from Kutztown University with a degree in Elementary Education, but is also certified in Middle School Social Studies and Secondary English. After teaching for over a decade, she is now focusing full-time on writing. Kelly is an e-commerce copywriter in King of Prussia; the founder of her own book review blog, 1776books.blogspot.com; a contributing reviewer to Bookloons.com; and the educational writer for the Summit Series for Families website. She has been writing for Stage since February of 2011.