Write On, Door County has welcomed Sam Leary to the new position of marketing and community-outreach coordinator. Among his responsibilities will be developing social-media content, implementing the annual marketing plan and working with the organization’s directors to help foster its continued growth.
Leary joins the Write On team from the nation’s second-oldest creative-writing program: the Writing Seminars at Johns Hopkins University, the institution where he earned his MFA. While there, he helped to organize and market his department’s reading series, and he coordinated events featuring celebrated writers including Tim O’Brien, Jamel Brinkley and Jorie Graham. Leary also has higher-education teaching experience in English and creative writing.