Christine French Cully tomorrow


Hi everyone,

I’m excited about my Featured Guest this week, Christine French Cully. She responded thoughtfully and helpfully to my questions and many of you will find her interview tomorrow quite enlightening. For now, here is a brief bio of my guest.

Editor in Chief, Highlights Magazine and Highlights High Five Magazine

Christine French Cully is editor in chief of Highlights magazine and Highlights High Five magazine, editor of the interactive Web site at, a member of the board of directors of Highlights for Children, Inc. and a trustee of the Highlights Foundation, Inc., a national not-for-profit organization dedicated to excellence in writing and art for children.

Cully, who has more than 28 years of experience in educational publishing for children, began her career as an associate editor of preschool curricula. She edited other children’s publications for 13 years prior to joining the Highlights staff in 1994.

A frequent speaker at national writers’ and professional educators’ conferences, Cully’s professional memberships include the American Society of Magazine Editors, the Association of Educational Publishers, the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, the International Reading Association and the National Association for the Education of Young Children.

Cully earned her bachelor’s degree in Communication Arts from Judson College in Elgin, Illinois. She lives in Honesdale, Pennsylvania and has two children.

Thank you, Christine. I look forward to posting your Featured Guest spot tomorrow!