Mark Wayne Adams

CEO, Mark Wayne Adams, Inc. ★ Official judge of the Readers’ Favorite Illustration Award 2013–Present. ★ Florida Authors and Publishers Association and President's Book Awards, Board Member to President 2009–2017. ★ Kentucky Colonels, 2014–Present, the highest title of honor bestowed by the Commonwealth of Kentucky in recognition of noteworthy accomplishments and outstanding service to a community, state, or the nation. ★ Independent Book Publishers Association Since 2008. ★ SCBWI (Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators) since 2009.

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In the past decade, Mark Wayne Adams's sixty plus K—8 children's books have won over one hundred book awards. He also promotes reading and writing via public speaking engagements, book signings, and participation in book events. He has been recognized through the Kentucky Governor’s School for the Arts, KACo (KY Assoc. of Counties), FAPA Board, IBPA, and as Readers’ Favorite International Illustration Awards Judge. He also volunteers his time and donates books to various organizations.

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October 10, 2019, 08:30 PM
Mark Wayne Adams