Krista Kucheman

Degree and Year: 
BA 2001
Professional Title: 
Marketing & Brand Manager
Employer: 
Scholastic Inc.

Professional Background: 
I have spent the last four years at top US children's book publisher, Scholastic Inc., where I worked on the brand management teams for the worldwide bestselling franchises of both HARRY POTTER and THE HUNGER GAMES, in addition to managing a variety of upcoming book releases, series, and imprints.

How has being an English graduate from Duke University helped shape your professional success?: 
It helped me break into the competitive publishing world, combining my M&M certificate with my English major in a refreshing and exciting way. I have recently relocated to London to continue my career in book publishing.