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Our Mentors

Carlyn Greenwald
This 2020, Carlyn Greenwald is mentoring Young Adult
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Carlyn Greenwald
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Carlyn Greenwald is an author, graphic novelist, and screenwriter hailing from Manhattan Beach, California. She’s a USC alumni with degrees in English, Screenwriting, and Forensics & Criminality. She is a YA 2016 Pitch Wars mentee, AMM R4 mentee, and AMM R6 mentor. Her one-hour drama pilot was recognized as a semi-finalist in the CBS Writers Mentoring Program in 2018. She currently attends The New School where she’s pursing a MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults and works in development in Hollywood. When she’s not writing, she’s researching for period piece screenplays, drawing, and hanging with her dogs.

Janine Kamouh

For Pitch Wars 2020, Carlyn Greenwald is co-mentoring with Kit Frick.

Favorite Books

Sadie by Courtney Summers
Felix Ever After by Kacen Callender
Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo
Little Monsters by Kara Thomas
Monday's Not Coming by Tiffany D. Jackson

Years Mentored