Glory Edim is the founder of Well-Read Black Girl, a book club and digital platform based in Brooklyn that promotes the diversity of Black literature and sisterhood. She hosted the first-ever Well-Read Black Girl Festival in the fall of 2017. She has over ten years of experience as a creative strategist with startups and cultural institutions. She most recently worked at Kickstarter as a Publishing Outreach Specialist. She is a member of the Housing Works Bookstore's board of directors in New York City.