Meet Our Moderator

Jeffrey Neuman

Jeff is an award-winning playwright whose work has been produced at theaters, festivals, and workshops around the United States and the United Kingdom. As a director and dramaturg, he has worked for the Colorado Shakespeare Festival, the University of Colorado at Boulder, and the Denver Center for the Performing Arts. He is a proud member of the Dramatists Guild of America, and information about all his writing can be found at

Outside of his theater activities, Jeff has worked in a variety of management and marketing roles in the book and multi-media industry. For almost sixteen years he delighted in connecting people with books by developing community partnerships to support literacy initiatives and coordinating in-store events for nationally touring authors.  He has been a special guest lecturer at universities in Colorado and New York, taught an undergraduate seminar in “Multicultural American Women Writers,” and is thrilled to be working with Pen & Podium on their exciting book club project.