Meet Our Staff
Philip Memmer (Director)
Philip Memmer 's poems have appeared in journals such as Poetry and Poetry Northwest. He is the author of "The Apartment" (piccadilly press, 2001) and "For Resident" (FootHills Publishing, 2002).
Speed Weed (Instructor)
Speed Weed is a freelance journalist whose work appears regularly in Discover Magazine, the New York Times Magazine, and National Geographic Adventure Magazine.
Georgia Popoff (Instructor)
Georgia Popoff teaches poetry and memoir courses at the DWC. Her first book of poems, Coaxing Nectar From Longing, has been published by Hale Mary Press.
Gerard Moses (Instructor)
Gerard Moses is an actor, director, and a Professor Emeritus of Syracuse University's theatre department.
Leslie Blanco (Instructor)
Leslie Blanco is the author of several screenplays, and a former intern for Merchant Ivory Productions. She is currently a graduate student in the Syracuse University Creative Writing Program.
Martin Walls (Instructor)
Martin Walls is the author of Small Human Detail in Care of National Trust, a collection of poems from New Issues Press.
Jennifer Pashley (Instructor)
Jennifer Pashley's fiction has been published by Mississippi Review and Two Rivers Review.
Board of Directors
John Frantz, President
Debbie Haylor McDowell