Scholastic announced a number of recent promotions. Emily Clement has been promoted to editor, Arthur A. Levine Books, while Marisa Polansky moves up to editor, Nonfiction. Celia Lee has been promoted to editor, Cartwheel Books, while Samantha Swank moves up to assistant editor. Finally, Beth Noble has been promoted to marketing manager, while Lauren Festa moves up to assistant marketing manager.
Patricia McNamara has joined Abrams Children’s as digital and social media marketing associate. She was most recently a senior editor with Girls’ Life Magazine and GirlsLife.com. In addition, Caitlin Miller has joined as associate publicist. She was most recently a publicity assistant at Penguin Children’s.
At Chaosium, James Lowder has been named consulting editor, fiction.