MimiHeadshot copyMimi Sommers, Author

Mimi Sommers is a registered dental hygienist who graduated from University of Southern California. Early in her career, she moved to Switzerland to start a hygiene program for a private practice. She currently works part-time in Los Altos, CA and when she isn’t educating her patients on oral health, she enjoys traveling, tennis, hiking and brainstorming creative endeavors.

With a strong entrepreneurial spirit, Mimi most recently created a series of children’s interactive educational iPad Apps licensed under Life Skills Games, Inc.

Mimi lives in Palo Alto, CA with her husband, young son, 2 dogs and cat.

DDTPortraitfinalDana Théveneau, Illustrator

Dana Théveneau graduated from the University of California, Irvine with a degree in French Civilization and Fine Arts.

She has enjoyed an international career in the film industry pioneering the Film Commission industry in France and Europe.  She is currently teaching at the University of Aix – Marseille and is a consultant for the global creative media industries.

She’s been living with her husband for over 30 years, surrounded by olive groves and vineyards in the South of France where together they have raised two daughters, three dogs, three cats, many rabbits and a goat.