Award-winning author, Maria Dismondy inspires
lives through her poignant stories about topics
challenging today’s modern child. Maria’s
background in early education and commitment
to teach the importance of character building
enables her to touch lives the world over while
touring as a public speaker in schools, community
forums, and at national conferences. Maria’s eighth
book, The Jelly Donut Difference, drives home the
important message of generosity and kindness.
She included the polish donuts as a nod to her
heritage. When Maria isn’t writing, she can be found
embarking on adventures throughout southeast
Michigan and beyond, where she lives with her
husband and three book-loving children.