Author Adriane Doherty read to her young children daily and her love of books and helping young minds grow and understand the places around them inspired her to write ABC Texas. Adriane has traveled the state of Texas from Houston to San Antonia and Amarillo to Dallas and many places in between. After attending college Adriane entered into a sales career and later into finance, and is the long time accounting and operations director of the company she and her husband founded.
Illustrator Kirsten Halvorsen is a young artist with an art degree at William and Mary’s College. While illustrating for ABC Indiana, she is also working on her own projects. She is excited to use her friendly illustrations to help teach children their ABC’s.