A Brooklyn native, Jacob moved to Oakland and joined Parallax in 2016. A lifelong reader and writer, he has experience editing at the Los Angeles Review of Books, among other places. He loves to read short stories, the Sutras, and anything that has the potential to change and challenge the way we think.
When he’s not reading, writing, or editing, Jacob tries to get outside as much as possible. He enjoys basketball, ultimate frisbee, climbing, and the New York Mets.
Earlita joined Parallax in 2016 after thirteen years in book publishing and a lifetime working in libraries. Having started out in Sales & Marketing, Earlita switched to publicity because she “loved to tell stories.” She has enjoyed publicizing everything from self-help and psychology to memoirs and fiction, and loves the creative process that is inherent to her field.
An avid bookworm and Warriors fan, she loves football season, traveling, and Doctor Who.
Stephen sets the strategy for our website, social media, and online marketing. With a background in interactive design, publishing, and nutrition, he loves how the digital world lets us connect with our passions, each other, and something larger than ourselves.
When he’s not typing, swiping, or clicking on a screen, he’s elbows-deep in organic bread flours, knitting his own socks and sweaters, or walking his French bulldog around San Francisco.
Steven is a former college lecturer at San Francisco State University where he taught rhetoric, public relations and small group communication.
Terri Saul (they/them) art directs the covers and interiors of all our titles. They are responsible for transforming an edited manuscript into a finished product. They also oversee manufacturing—production, packaging, printing, and shipping. They’re a visual artist, artistic collaborator, and environmental justice activist who exhibits in community spaces, publishes in chapbooks and magazines, and shares art in the streets with comrades all over the place.