Our instructors are award-winning poets, novelists, playwrights, and memoirists, and essayists. From first book prize winners to Guggenheim award recipients, they are passionate about teaching each and every Hudson Valley Writers Center student and sharing their expertise. We are fortunate to be able to provide our community with a diverse and dedicated team of teachers who guide our students to develop their craft year-round.

[Instructors listed in no particular order; click on thumbnails to see bio and their upcoming courses]

William Bigelow

Peter Bricklebank

Chris Campanioni

Suzanne Cleary

Silvina Lopez Medin

Alex Dimitrov

JP Howard

Joanne Dobson

Karen Finley

Jennifer Franklin

Beth Hahn

Susan Hodara

Amy Holman

Fred Marchant

Helen Phillips

Sean Singer

Danielle Trussoni

Jonathan Vatner

Justin Wymer