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Stephanie Fornino has been an editor with TFH Publications for more than five years, where she is part of the dog department and also the editorial copy coordinator. Her responsibilities include editing titles, acquiring new books, negotiating contracts, and working with freelance copy editors and indexers. She holds a B.A. in English from Chestnut Hill College, Philadelphia, PA.

Tom Mazorlig holds a B.S. in biology from Cornell University and is a graduate of the Institute for Therapeutic Massage. He has been an editor of pet care books for more than 10 years and teaches human anatomy and physiology to massage therapy students. Tom has worked in two pet stores, for a herp wholesale company, for a small animal veterinarian, and as an ornithologist’s field assistant. He maintains a varied collection of herps and has bred numerous herps species, including chameleons, bearded dragons, and several species of colubrid snakes. He live in north-central New Jersey.

Heather Russell-Revesz has been the senior editor at T.F.H. for five years, and has been in publishing for more than twelve years. She is responsible for new title acquisition, editing of dog books, coordination of projects among the editorial team, and outreach to the greater professional dog community (including dog trainers and writers). She has written two quiz books, co-authored the current edition of The World Atlas of Dog Breeds, and compiled several quote books, including The Canine Companion and Cat Crazy. She holds an M.A. from the College of New Jersey and a B.A. from the University of California at Los Angeles in English Literature.

Craig Sernotti graduated from The College of New Jersey in 2002 with a BA in English and a minor in Journalism. A lifelong animal lover and pet parent, Craig lives in New Jersey with his wife, his rescued dog and cat, and his aquarium.

Adam Taliercio is a former editor at TFH Publications, a publisher specializing in books and other media devoted to pet care. He lives in Avon, NJ with two rabbits."