April Eberhardt is a literary change agent and author advocate. After 25 years as a corporate strategist and consultant, April joined the literary world. She advises and assists authors worldwide, as they choose the best pathway to publication for their work — indie or traditional, digital or print — and serves as a consultant to new publishing startups. April is a reader for the “Best American Short Stories” series published annually by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. She holds an M.B.A. from Boston University in Marketing and Finance, a B.A. from Hamilton (Kirkland) College in Anthropology and French, and a CPLF degree from the University of Paris. She divides her time between San Francisco, New York, and Paris.