Elizabeth (Libby) Kirkby-McLeod is an Auckland author. She is currently working for the New Zealand Society of Authors (PEN NZ Inc) Te Puni Kaituhi O Aotearoa assisting wherever she can on several projects, including The National Writers Forum.
Elizabeth has a Master of Creative Writing, first class honours, and years of experience in media relations, website editing and radio. She has had poetry published by Depot Press, in takahe and was long-listed for the 2008 ‘Six Pack 3’ authors anthology. She has a children’s book forthcoming with Gilt Edge Publishing. Elizabeth also reviews poetry and is an active member of the NZSA Auckland branch.