Annette believes that stories have the power to transform lives. She has an extensive experience in communications, arts administration, editing, public relations, and book and magazine publishing. Annette has also previously worked as a writing instructor. She holds an MFA in Creative Writing (University of Maryland), a B.A in Language and Communication from the University of Nairobi and a certificate in Book, Magazine and Electronic Publishing. Annette is a fiction writer and has published stories in various publications including Kwani?, Lawino, Jalada and the Golden Key.