Author Media is a team of expert web designers, social media managers, and coders who are dedicated to making online platform building easier for writers. We believe that websites should be more than online brochures, yet simple enough for anyone to learn how to update.
Thomas Umstattd Jr., CEO
Thomas built his first website at the age of 13 and has been helping people use the web ever since. Thomas is an award-winning speaker on the subject of marketing and technology.
Margaret Stroud, Website Coordinator
Margaret joined the Author Media team in 2013 after receiving her Bachelor’s in Communication from Texas A&M University. As Website Coordinator, she is responsible for guiding clients through the site-building process from start to finish, ensuring that they have a positive experience every step of the way.
Jim Camomile, Developer
When Jim came to Author Media, he brought with him his successful website design company and years of experience in the industry.
In 2004, Jim founded Blue Dove Website Design. When the company was acquired by Author Media in 2011, Jim joined the team as the Developer Lead. Jim is an expert in web design, search engine optimization, video production, web marketing, and podcast production/syndication.
Tim Zook, Developer
Tim is an enthusiastic programmer and web developer. He is the primary developer for the MyBookTable WordPress plugin. He is fluent in multiple programming languages and works around the clock to learn more. He’s an example of loving what you do and doing what you love.
When he’s not working, Tim studies at Blinn College. His dream is to be a game programmer; our dream is to keep him on board forever so he can continue to help us develop web pages that delight millions.
Nicholas Baker, Designer
Nicholas’ passion is using creative media to spread the message of hope. Nicholas graduated with an Associates in Graphic Design specializing in Interactive Design from Austin Community College.
When Nicholas isn’t working, he loves volunteering in local non-profits and reading books on the topic of faith.