Aya Khalil holds a master’s in Education with a focus in teaching English as a second language.  She’s a freelance journalist and blogger. Aya is a picture book author and is represented by Brent Taylor of Triada US Agency.  Her first book THE ARABIC QUILT is projected to be published in the winter of 2019 by Tilbury House.

She is also an adjunct instructor at the University of Toledo. Besides writing and teaching, she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling and exercising.