Office Hours with John Gardner
David Brightman shares the importance of the right timing in his professional life and work as an editor. In this episode, he shares what types of work should become a book and how to know when you might be ready to take on the challenges of writing.
David Brightman has been involved in professional book publishing for higher education for two decades. A senior editor at Stylus since 2015, prior to that he served as the lead editor for higher education books at Jossey-Bass from 2001-2014. David earned his BA degree in Interdisciplinary Studies at the University of California, Berkeley with highest honors, and later completed the Professional Certificate in Publishing from the UC Berkeley Extension. A native of Washington, DC, and 30-year resident of San Francisco, he currently resides in Columbus, Ohio.