Meet Our Tutors
We are extremely proud of our tutoring team at The Writers College.
Our writing tutors are full-time, professional writers who have won many writing awards, including Qantas Awards, Commonwealth Writers’ Prizes, Montana New Zealand Book Awards, the Reed Fiction Award, Philip K Dick Memorial Award and the Arthur C Clarke Award.
They are passionate about writing and, at the same time, are warm, supportive teachers with years of understanding and experience in assessing writing.
Dianne Tipping-Woods tutors the Writing Articles for Websites and Blogs Course.
Auckland-based Rosemary Hepözden tutors the English Grammar for Writers course , the Better Writing Skills Course and the Copy-editing and Proofreading course.
Ewan McDonald tutors the Travel Writing Course, the Freelance Journalism Course and the Advanced Journalism Course.
Award-winning novelist Andrew Salomon tutors the Write a Novel Course.
Paul Dunn tutors the Writing for Video Games Course
Nadine von Moltke-Todd
Nadine von Moltke-Todd tutors the Business Writing Toolkit
Award-winning author Helen Brain tutors several of our Creative Writing Courses.
Di Smith tutors the Copy-editing and Proofreading course.
Award-winning poet Arja Salafranca tutors the Introduction to Poetry Course.
Award-winning author of over 700 published short stories, Ginny Swart tutors the Short Story Writing for Magazines Course.
Marian Michaux tutors the Grammar Skills Course.
The award-winning writer Donna Dailey tutors the Freelance Journalism for Magazines and Webzines Course and the Travel Writing Course.
Susan Williams tutors some of the Business Writing Courses.
Mandy Speechly tutors the Copywriting Course.
Fiona Walsh tutors the Writing Articles for Websites and Blogs Course and the Press Release and Media Writing Course.
Award-winning novelist Alex Smith tutors the Write a Novel and Literary Short Story Course.
Lisa Lazarus tutors the Write Your Memoir Course.
Award-winning author Sonny Whitelaw tutors the Write a Novel Course and the Literary Short and Flash Fiction Course.
Lorraine Forrest-Turner tutors the Writing Articles for Websites and Blogs Course and the Writing SEO Copy for Websites Course