Tesha Vann, Author: After years of working in marketing, sales and human development Tesha decided to pursue her dream of writing a children’s book. Seeing that 1 out of every 3 children in America is overweight or obese, she wanted to do something. In an effort to help, she wrote Kensie Cooks in hopes of inspiring kids and parents to cook together. She also created and writes for TV’s Take, a blog about life, relationships and questions to be pondered. She lives in California with her husband and their beautiful daughter, who does indeed love reading cookbooks.
Anne Attinger, Illustrator: By day Anne is a licensed landscape architect designing outdoor spaces for beautiful homes. As an artist and a mom, Anne has always wanted to illustrate a children’s book. After meeting author, Tesha Vann, a partnership was born to collaborate on the book series Kensie Cooks. Anne used ink, markers, colored pencil and digital elements to show the “fresh and healthy” personality of Kensie and friends. Anne resides in Southern California with her husband, sweet adorable daughter, and their dog, named Luis.