Stephanie McCann, MA, is an independent medical and scientific illustrator. She received her MA in Medical and Biological Illustration from The Johns Hopkins University and her BA in Fine Arts at the University of California, Santa Cruz. She is currently an instructor at Santa Barbara City College, teaching Biological Illustration (Biology Department) and Adobe Illustrator (Multimedia Arts and Technology Department). McCann's studio is located in Santa Barbara, California.
Joanne Tillotson, PhD, teaches undergraduate biology at Purchase College, State University of New York, where she has received the Pedagogy Award for innovative use of technology in the teaching laboratory and the SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching. Dr. Tillotson received her BS degree in Biology from the University of Dubuque and her PhD in Biochemistry from Michigan State University.