ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Amelia was always the kid who sat in class writing poems and short stories in her journal. An eager learner, Amelia participated in many academic programs like the Super Reader Squad, science club, journalism and creative writing program to name a few. Presently, Amelia writes children’s fiction. Amelia holds many titles such as mom-businesswoman-artist-autism advocate. She advocates for individuals on the spectrum. and as well as other conditions related to autism.
In August 2019, Amelia put her entrepreneurial skills to work and created #childrensauthorloop on Instagram. Children’s Author Loop connects independent children’s authors with book influencers, bloggers, and illustrators on social media. Amelia also runs her own publishing company, Berry Berry Autism Publishing (est. 2021).
Additionally, Amelia is featured in multiple publications and on television spreading autism awareness:
Milwaukee's NPR Lake Effect, Alverno College Newsletter, Milwaukee Public Schools Alumni Newsletter, Milwaukee's 102.5FM radio, Black Family Home School Educators & Scholars, Milwaukee's PBS Black Nouveau, Our Issues on CW18 Milwaukee, Fox6 News Milwaukee, and Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service.
Amelia also dabbles in writing science fiction, fantasy, thriller, and fan-fiction. When she is not working, Amelia enjoys spending time with her larger-than-life daughter.