Manhattan Beach, CA – April 26, 2018 She Writes Press and SparkPress publisher Brooke Warner was elected Chairperson of the Independent Book Publishers Association. Starting July 1, she will be serving a one-year appointment renewable upon IBPA board approval for a second year.

“Having had the honor to serve on the IBPA board of directors for the past four years and on the IBPA Executive Committee for the past two, I’m stepping into the chairperson position at what I know to be an exciting time for IBPA,” said Warner. “IBPA is creating new initiatives and raising our members to the highest standards of book publishing. I look forward to what’s to come in the year ahead.”‘

Warner has long led the charge to not only distinguish, but improve and standardize the independent publishing space. As the in-house publisher at SparkPoint Studio she proves daily that the industry is worthy and viable. As the Chairperson of the IBPA she will continue to not only improve the landscape for She Writes Press and SparkPress authors, but for all independently published writers.