Jordan Abramson has a B.F.A from the Tyler School of Art (Temple University) in Painting, and a Master's Degree in Education from Villanova. He taught art in the D.C. area for 10 years and is currently a private tutor, teaching reading, writing, and other subjects. He is the author of the Hanukkah Candle Kit for Running Press Kids and many articles for Washington Parent Magazine and Washington Jewish Week. He is also a playwright and recently had a short play performed at the Kennedy Center. He lives outside of Philadelphia, PA.