Text Only
About us What's Hot Cypress House Book Catalog Links Site Map Frequently Asked Questions Contact us About Publishing Publishing Services

Meet Our Staff
You are welcome to visit our studios on the beautiful Mendocino Coast.
If you can't visit us, here's who we are:
Cynthia Frank
Cynthia Frank president of Cypress House, handles all contracts and proposals and oversees distribution and subsidiary rights. A published poet, she also directs a fifty-voice women's choir.

E-Mail Cynthia Frank

John Fremont
John Fremont  is senior editor. He's also our ghostwriter and the author of several works of fiction and nonfiction, and has fifteen years' experience with New York publishing houses and literary agents.

E-Mail John Fremont

Sharon Groth

Sharon Groth keeps our books, pays the bills, and has an unerring eye for grammatical errors and stylistic incongruities.

E-Mail Sharon Groth


Stephanie Rosencrans is our office manager and receptionist. She is also our forms manager, assists with production and promotion, and keeps the office organized and efficient.

E-Mail Stephanie Rosencrans

Joel Mikesell

Joel Mikesell handles marketing and sales. He also assists with client representation.

E-Mail Joel Mikesell

Matthew Reed

Matthew Reed manages our shipping and warehousing and helps keep the office well organized.

E-Mail Matthew Reed

Jerry Foster
Jerry Foster project coordinator, works with all departments, tracking client jobs, obtaining estimates, gathering permissions, and coordinating book design, printing, and delivery.

E-Mail Jerry Foster

Joe Shaw
Joe Shaw is our managing editor and manuscript evaluator. He creates promotional material and campaigns, too.

E-Mail Joe Shaw

Michael Brechner
Michael Brechner is our production manager and graphics maven. He actually likes typesetting, and regards the little letters and squiggles as his friends.

E-Mail Michael Brechner

Our Associates

"It is a joy to work with each of you. I appreciate your integrity, the quality of your work, your creativity and consistent sense of humor. Endless thanks."

- Gayle Heiss, author, Living Well With Chronic Illness

"My sincere thanks for the great job you did. The final product has surpassed my expectations and any time your company needs a recommendation or reference, please do not hesitate to give my name. The professionalism and competence exhibited by all your staff were most impressive, and I know I made the right decision in selecting you to publish Of People and Politics."

- Aileen Allison, Ontario, Canada

Publishing Services | Book Catalog | About Publishing | What's Hot
Contact Us | FAQ | Site Map | Links | About Us

Copyright 1999-2003