Andrea Wilson is the founder and Executive Director of the Iowa Writers’ House, the creator of the Bicultural Iowa Writers’ Fellowship and the series editor of We the Interwoven. She grew up in Columbus Junction, a small Iowa farming community experiencing a cultural shift from the meat-packing industry and seasonal agricultural work. In her early adulthood, she lived in Toronto, Canada, and began to write cultural stories. She traveled and lived throughout Latin America before returning to Iowa City and founding the Writers’ House. She is dedicated to working with underrepresented voices and helping them tell their stories.