Jess Gately

Jess Gately speaker RWA 2020 Con

Jess Gately is a Perth-based freelance writer and editor with a Masters of Professional Writing and Publishing from Curtin University. She is a founding member and editor at Underground Writers, a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to supporting emerging Australian writers, and runs their online bookstore Underground Books which stocks the work of debut Australian authors. She has worked for Fremantle Press, has presented panels to authors on developing their online presence and social media, and works as a photographer for literary organisations and individuals. She enjoys travelling with her partner, exploring wineries, and sitting by the pool with a good book.