Fiona McCrae Joins NBF Board

By Dianna Dilworth 

Fiona McCrae, the Publisher of Graywolf Press, has joined The National Book Foundation’s Board of Directors.

McCrae has led the indie Minneapolis-based imprint since 1994. In her role, she has expanded the press’ lists of poetry, literary nonfiction and criticism, fiction, and works in translation. She was also helped the imprint win AWP Best Small Press of the Year Award in 2015.

“Fiona is widely respected in both the publishing and nonprofit worlds, and we are honored to have someone with Fiona’s deep expertise as both a publisher and a nonprofit leader join our Board,” stated David Steinberger, Board Chairman of the National Book Foundation. “Fiona’s impressive skills in increasing resources and creating opportunities are tremendous assets to the expansion of the Foundation.”