Johanna V. Castillo is Vice President and Executive Editor at Atria Books. She has brought a variety of critically acclaimed and bestselling authors to the Atria Books’ list including Isabel Allende, María Dueñas, Laura Esquivel, Colleen Hoover, Sharyn McCrumb, Félix J. Palma, Rosanna Pansino, Rachael Ray, and Pat LaFrieda. An expert on the international and Latino book market, she has been featured in the Miami Herald, Boston Globe Daily News, and Publishers Weekly and was named one of the 25 Most Powerful Women by People in Español in 2015. She serves on the board of the CBS Diversity Council and Poets & Writers. Prior to joining Simon and Schuster, Johanna was a literary agent at Sanford J. Greenburger Associates, Inc.