As a mother-daughter team, we closely collaborate on all facets of the creative, educational, and publishing process with an eye for what is nurturing, delightful, and affirming. Representing 40 distinguished years in the fields of art and education, over 30 combined years of entrepreneurship, and over 10 years of marketing expertise, together we are uniquely positioned to share our skills, passions and experience for the greater good while encouraging others to do the same.
Virginia is a statewide and national award-winning Artist Educator with a Master of Fine Arts Degree and a Ph.D. She has taught all ages from PK-12, to college and adults. Julie is a Phi Beta Kappa college graduate with expertise in marketing and also working with children.If you are interested in our work, then like us, you believe that quality, care, dedication, a positive outlook, personal growth, and inspired actions are important in this fast-paced world.
"Keep an eye on Polly Parker Press; these gifted entrepreneurs are re-imagining the world of children’s book publishing."
- Ken McElroy, Best-Selling Author & Entrepreneur