WxW Faculty & Board Members

Our mission is to create a rigorous and compassionate environment to learn the art of reading and writing from accomplished authors. We are honored to have the following faculty members lead our workshops.

Methow Valley Workshop

2018 Faculty: Peter Ho Davies, Pam Houston, Joshua Mohr

2017 Faculty: Ross Gay, Pam Houston, Lidia Yuknavitch

2016 Faculty: Ron Carlson, Andre Dubus III, Pam Houston, Lidia Yuknavitch

Mont Blanc Workshop














Board of Directors:

Pam Houston (Co-Founder), President
Karen Nelson (Co-Founder), Vice-President/Treasurer
Cynthia Newberry Martin, Secretary
Tami Anderson
Kae Penner Howell


Karen Nelson, Executive Director
Pam Houston, Creative Director