Steven Barnes– New York Times bestselling author and award-winning screenwriter.
David Brin– Bestselling author, creator of the Uplift series, and winner of the Hugo and Nebula awards.
DJ Butler – Dragon Award finalist and bestselling author of the Witchy Eye series and Cunning Man series.
Eric Flint – One of the masters Alternate History & New York Times Bestselling author of the 1632 series.
Charles Gannon – National Bestseller author of the Caine-verse and Nebula and Dragon Award finalist
Cecelia Holland – Iconic and prolific historical fiction author as well as the author of speculative fiction novels and non-fiction books.
Tom Kidd – Award winning artist and principal illustrator for the Ring of Fire series.
Mercedes Lackey – One of most popular and prolific fantasy authors of all time and creator of the Herald of Valdemar series
Jody Lynn Nye – New York Times bestselling author of the Imperium Series and continuing author of Robert Aspirin’s Myth-Adventures
Christopher Ruocchio – Bestselling author of the Sun Eater saga; regarded as Barnes & Noble’s best science fiction books of 2018 and 2019
Tom Smith – Filker extraordinaire (two dozen albums, fourteen Pegasus Awards and a spot in the Filk Hall of Fame).
David Weber – New York Times best selling author and creator of the Honor Harrington Series.
Toni Weisskopf – Publisher, Baen Books.