Sandi Gelles-Cole

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Industry Publishing
Occupation Editor
Location Woodstock, New York, United States
Introduction Sandi Gelles-Cole has acquired, edited and collaborated on many best-selling books in hardcover, mass market and trade paperback. She began her publishing career with a degree from Northeastern University and a post as editorial assistant to the Executive Editor of the David McKay Company. After advancing to the position of Senior Editor, she moved from McKay to Dutton/NAL. She left NAL to help found Rawson Associates, before joining Dell Publishing (part of the Random House Group) as Senior Acquisitions Editor for Dell/Delacorte and Dell Trade Paperback. Her editorial agency was founded in September of 1983. She has spoken on the subject of authors working with independent editors/ghost writers before such groups as The ‘American society of Journalists and Authors; the Mid-Atlantic Association of American Booksellers; the Oklahoma Writers Federation; The Cape Cod Writers Conference; Avila College; The University of Houston; The Florida Writers Association; Pub Net of the Hudson Valley, and The Arts Center of the Capital Region. She is a charter member of the Consulting Editors Alliance of New York City. To learn more, please visit