Diane Stortz is former editorial director and acquisitions head at Standard Publishing book group. She now owns her own company, Izzy's Office, in Cincinnati, Ohio, where she writes for both children and adults. She has written more than 50 titles for young children, including rhyming rebus books, board books, and first concept and counting books. Her book for girls, titled The Sweetest Story Bible, was published by Zonderkidz in 2010. Diane and her husband, Ed, are the parents of two grown daughters and recently welcomed their first grandchild.