Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Contact Us


You can email the International Team members by clicking on their names above.

Upcoming Programs for ICR members will be announced here and via email to ICR members.


To find out about webinars hosted by other SCBWI regions around the world, click here.


To connect with other SCBWI members from around the world via the SCBWI Blueboards, click here.

The International Central Region (ICR) is a virtual region made up of SCBWI members around the world who are living in countries without a local SCBWI chapter. Elisabeth Norton acts as Regional Advisor for the ICR.

 As members of SCBWI, ICR members can participate in any SCBWI program offered by any region worldwide.

The SCBWI International Team:

  • Melanie Rook Welfing, International Regional Advisor Coordinator
  • Dana Carey, International Illustrator Coordinator
  • Elisabeth Norton, Assistant International Advisor (Outreach)
  • Ugo Anidi, Assistant International Advisor (Administrative)