Conference Keynote Speaker


Keynote Speaker

picture1Pamela Hill Smith is an award-winning author whose nonfiction work focuses on the fascinating life of Laura Ingalls Wilder. In 2007, she published Laura Ingalls Wilder: A Writer’s Life, which won the Indie Excellence Award in 2008 and in 2014, she edited Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Pioneer Girl: The Annotated Autobiography. She has also written several young adult novels including The Last Grail Keeper and has taught creative and professional writing at universities in Colorado, Washington, and Portland, Oregon, where she continues to teach and write.