Jill Dana Siegel

Author, Illustrator
PAL Member


Jill Dana is an author, illustrator, award-winning filmmaker, and certified elementary educator. She has Master’s degrees in Television and Film Production and Elementary Education plus TESOL.  She is the author of the Butternut series, about a little butternut squash and his supermarket world, with themes of identity, friendship, #WhereFoodComesFrom and more.  Jill is a Rate Your Story judge, an active SCBWI member and Author’s Guild member. Visit Jill on social media @JillDanaBooks to learn about foods on #FunFoodFactsFriday and visit her website www.JillDanaBooks.com.



Butternut & Buttercup

Her Brown Hair

Her Pink Hair

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