Ramona Tucker


Ramona Tucker, Cofounder and Editorial Director of OakTara (www.oaktara.com), editor, writer, speaker, and publishing strategist for over 30+ years, has produced NY Times best-sellers for 18 large mainstream and inspirational publishing houses; been the Editor of Today's Christian Woman and Executive Editor of Virtue, Christianity Today, International; Senior Editor of Tyndale House; and Editorial Director of Harold Shaw (now an imprint of Random House).

She has authored articles for U.S. News & World Report's "Faith Matters" column and also been a freelance book writer, editor, and/or editorial strategist for Random House, Viking-Penguin, Zondervan and Nelson/HarperCollins, Baker/Revell, InterVarsity, Howard/Simon & Schuster, David C. Cook, Barbour, Guideposts, Wiley, Chosen, and other publishers.

Ramona has taught writing and journalism nationwide at colleges and universities, including Biola, Moody, Wheaton College, and at numerous writing, editorial, and library conferences over the past three decades, including Write to Publish, Colorado Christian Writers’ Conference, ECLA, Florida Christian Writers Conference, Called to Write Conference, St. Davids Christian Writers’ Conference, and ACFW groups.