Carmen Bogan is the author of the picture book, Granny, Who Is God? She is a member of the Oakland Literacy Coalition and is a writing coach for children and youth. Her picture book, Where’s Rodney? grew out of her experience working with nonprofit organizations supporting public health through outdoor experiences for low-income children.
Carmen has two daughters, Erin Danielle and Natalie Quinn, and lives in Oakland, California, with her husband, Willie.