Leila Campoli began her publishing career at Palgrave Macmillan, where she was an editor on the Business, Economics and Finance list, after graduating with a BA in English Literature from Boston University. She joined Stonesong as an agent in 2015 and was listed as a PW Star Watch 2017 Honoree. Primarily focused on adult nonfiction, Leila is committed to championing new and minority perspectives, counterintuitive ideas, and unique style. Campoli serves as Anna Gifty's literary agent at Stonesong LLC.
Danielle Horton is a writer, poet, workshop facilitator, and activist. She is also a Flint,Michigan native and graduate of Central Michigan University where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Communication, with double minors in Theater and Entrepreneurship, and was a McNair Scholar. She believes in the power of creative storytelling and its ability to transform hearts, assist in one’s healing process, and foster meaningful exchange and dialogue across society’s most pressing issues. She is the co-founder of D.O.P.E (Danielle’s Open Mic Poetry Entertainment) series. Horton serves as Anna Gifty's Executive Assistant.
Margy Levinson is a political and communications strategist with more than a decade of experience working on electoral, policy, and advocacy campaigns. Margy is a recent graduate of the Harvard Kennedy School and advises organizations and campaigns in their work to advance long-term progressive change. Prior to graduate school, Margy led communications and media campaigns for a number of national and international organizations, focusing primarily on women’s economic security, reproductive justice, and electing more diverse candidates to office. Levinson assists Anna Gifty as an in-house editor for her public facing editorial pieces.
Charles Yao works with David Lavin, Founder of The Lavin Agency, to bring on new speakers, and is the point of contact—the relationships guy—for most of our exclusives. Outside of Lavin, he is the art director of Little Brother, the National Magazine Award-winning literary journal. Yao exclusively represents Anna Gifty for all speaking inquiries, personal appearances, endorsements, and consulting opportunities at The Lavin Agency.