Jean Neff Guthrie is the author of Mystical Aria: Seeking the Gallion Queen and the winner of Literary Classics 2017 Gold Award for Fantasy - Tween. Her poem, “Baler Twine,” written in honor of her father’s seventy-fifth birthday, won a National Cattlemen’s Magazine contest and was published in its March 2001 edition.
Jean has a BS in dairy science from Virginia Tech and a MS in mass communications from Virginia Commonwealth University. She has earned certifications as a Project Management Professional, ScrumMaster, and SAFe 4 Agilist. Jean works in the Atlanta, Georgia, area as an author and information technology project/program manager. She lives in Smyrna, Georgia.
Her sequel, Mystical Aria: Starship Diary, launches August 28, 2018 on Amazon.