Meet the DCP Team

Gail Woodard CEO

Gail Woodward is the CEO and Publisher at Dudley Court Press. Gail started the company in the fall of 2008, and its success is a reflection of her own! She holds a Bachelor of Arts from Albertus Magnus College and an MBA from Yale. Prior to starting her own publishing company, Gail spent her career in the corporate world among bankers, realtors, in the homeschooling world, as she homeschooled her 3 sons, and abroad, as she lived and traveled abroad.

In her free time, Gail loves to travel, hike, go on long walks, and continue the learning process of how to be a grandmother! She lives in Sonoita, Arizona with her partner, Bob, and plays where the deer and the antelope play!

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Lora Arnold Project Coordinator

Lora was raised in South Carolina and graduated from Clemson University with a bachelor’s degree in Graphic Communications. She has over 20 years of experience in graphics, printing, research and photography. Lora joined Dudley Court Press in March of 2020 as the Project Coordinator and is the primary point of contact during the production process.

When she’s not working you’ll likely find Lora and her family searching for geocaches in the local parks or going out for milkshakes. Lora, her husband, and two sons live in South Carolina with their lazy cat named Stormy.

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Winsome Lewis Publishing Assistant

Winsome Lewis is Dudley Court Press’s Publishing Assistant. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Music, a Bachelor of Science in Recreation, Tourism, and Hospitality, and a Master of Arts in English from the University of Northern Colorado. Her experience in administrative work and publishing began with The CEA Critic, a Scholarly Journal published through Johns Hopkins University, where Winsome served as the Editorial Assistant, communicating with authors, proofreading manuscripts, and maintaining publishing schedules and deadlines. She joined the Dudley Court Press team in 2020.

Winsome currently resides in Breckenridge, Colorado with her dog, Bernie. She enjoys partaking in all of the activities a resort mountain town offers, including snowboarding, hiking, whitewater rafting, and soaking in the sun!

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Will Balint Finance and Administrative Assistant

Will joined Dudley Court Press in August 2022 as the Finance and Administrative Assistant. He oversees the book ordering process and assists with royalty payments and other financial data. Will also helps with operational and administrative functions in the organization.

Will has a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance / Management Information Systems from the University of Indiana, Pennsylvania Campus. Will has over 15 years of experience as a Data Analyst and Workforce Manager, operating in healthcare and commercial contact centers. Outside of his passion for work and his family, remaining active and keeping life adventurous are two of his top priorities. Will loves the outdoors and is always looking for new adventures, including hiking, biking, kayaking, and camping. He has been a Pittsburgh Sports fan all his life and frequents games. He also loves to travel and try new cuisine. Will resides in Pennsylvania. He has a large family, a loving girlfriend, Becka, and two Pugs, Ellie and Dublin.

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Susan Thompson Production Assistant

Susan Thompson joined Dudley Court Press in October 2021 as a Production Assistant. Susan is responsible for reviewing production files for quality and consistency as well as other tasks throughout the production process. She graduated from Clemson University in 2000 with a bachelor’s degree in Graphic Communications and has over 12 years of work experience in the printing industry.

Susan grew up in Augusta, Georgia, and currently lives in South Carolina with her husband, two sons, three cats, and Boston Terrier. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, skiing, and watching her sons play sports.

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