Meet the Instructor

Conor Kelley

Instructor, UW Certificate in Editing and UW Youth & Teen Programs

Conor Kelley is an instructor for both the UW Certificate in Editing program and UW Youth & Teen programs. A former acquiring editor at Quarto Book Group and writer/editor at Microsoft, he has previously taught at New York University, Seattle’s Westside Summer Scholars and the Headstrong for Life Foundation. His publications include The Catcher’s Handbook (McFarland, 2014), an award-winning short story in Bellevue Literary Review, and a weekly column in The Stranger. He is a graduate of the New York University Creative Writing MFA program.

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