Lizzy Petersen served as the Managing Editor and later the Grants and Outreach Manager at River Styx for 3 years. Previously, she edited poetry for Sycamore Review at Purdue University, where she received her MFA in Poetry. She currently mentors Central VPA High School students in St. Louis Public Schools to pilot one of the first online literary magazines for high school students, Outside Literary Magazine, and volunteers teaching writing workshops at North Campus in St. Louis. Lizzy also works as a Grants Manager for an educational non-profit in St. Louis. You can read some of her writing here.