Author Adriane Doherty is the mother of three children, two girls and a boy. Her love for children led her to write books that will help young minds grow and understand the places around them. Born and raised in Indiana, Adriane has travelled extensively around Ohio and the Midwest. After attending college, she entered into a sales career and later into finance. She is the co-founder of a distribution company and its long time accounting and operations director.
Illustrator Kirsten Halvorsen is a young artist with an art degree at William and Mary’s College. While illustrating for ABC Ohio, she is also working on her own projects. She is excited to use her friendly illustrations to help teach children their ABC’s.