Vern Field, Managing Editor
Vern lives in Hobart, Tasmania. She is an experienced professional writer, editor and proofreader, juggling her role at Island with a corporate communications role, freelance editing and parenting.
Geordie Williamson, Editor-at-large
Geordie lives in Middleton, Tasmania. He is the Chief Literary Critic of The Australian and Picador Australia's Editor-at-large.
Sarah Holland-Batt, Poetry Editor
Sarah lives in Brisbane, Queensland. She is a poet and teaches creative writing at Queensland University of Technology (QUT).
Anica Boulanger-Mashberg, Fiction Editor
Anica lives in Hobart, Tasmania. She is a freelance writer and editor who works in a bookshop in her free time.
Judith Abell, Art Features Editor
Judith lives in Hobart, Tasmania. She commissions public art for the City of Hobart and is also a freelance artist, designer and writer.