A veteran copywriter, Marie Morganelli, PhD, has written hundreds of direct mail fundraising letters for successful national campaigns. She has also written articles for industry and academic publications and has taught courses in writing, composition, and literature at the community college and university levels. A graduate of the University of Denver Publishing Institute, Marie enjoys putting her copywriting skills to use serving the community through raising money for nonprofits, and providing content for businesses, retailers, and universities. She is also a licensed public school educator, and teaches 7th grade English Language Arts. When not writing copy or teaching 7th grade, Marie is learning to speak Italian, play the violin, and make stained glass.