Contact Us

We enjoy hearing from writers and especially past and potential attendees! 
Please send us your thoughts on how to make the conference better.

To submit your testimonials and writing success stories we can share in the newsletter, contact our Newsletter Editor: Barbara Santos.
If you have items for our SFWC Social Media, send them to 

To contact the San Francisco Writers’ Conference office, feel free to email us:

Write to us at: San Francisco Writers Conference, P.O. Box 326, Oakley, CA 94561 
You can also call us or email us directly by clicking on our names:


Laurie McLean – Director

Barbara Santos  Barbara Santos – Marketing/Sales/Communications Director. 
   SFWC Newsletter Editor  

Richard Santos  
  Registration/Website Director: Richard Santos   925.420.6223

Linda Lee  
  Volunteer Director:
 Linda Lee   Find out about volunteering CLICK HERE

Social Media Director: Karly Dizon

Lissa Provost – SFWC Operations Manager


Our Co-Founders Elizabeth Pomada and Mike Larsen

We are honored to have the following advisers on the San Francisco Writers Conference Advisory Board: SFWC ADVISORY BOARD   – Andrea Brown, Andrea Brown Literary Agency  – Kate Farrell, author, librarian and storyteller  – Robb Lightfoot  – Alison Marshall Ann Seymour, author – Kevin Smokler, Author/Speaker – Elisa  (Sasa) Southard, Author/Speaker  – Lyzette Wanzer, San Francisco Writers Grotto


We are also honored to have the following advisers on the San Francisco Writers Foundation Advisory Board: Kathleen Antrim, Author/ThrillerFest VP National Events – Taryn Edwards, Mechanics Institute Library Harvey Pawl, Businessman – Joyce Turley, Dimensional Reading

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