Meet the Team

CEO - Lawrence Knorr

Lawrence Knorr

Founder & CEO

Lawrence Knorr has been involved with book publishing since 2000. He holds an MBA from Penn State University, and is a Project Management Professional (PMP), and Certified Scrum Master (CSM). Lawrence’s 30+ year career in information technology, as a programmer, analyst, project manager, CEO, and Chief Information Officer has prepared him well for the “Age of Content” – the era of eBooks, data integration, eCommerce, and networks. Lawrence has taught business and economics courses for over fifteen years at local colleges and is the author or co-author over twenty books. He is also an award-winning digital artist. Lawrence often speaks or is a panelist at numerous writers conferences and book fairs.


Director of Fiction Imprints

Chris Fenwick

Associate Publisher

Chris Fenwick is a writer, project manager, and e-commerce professional. She returns to Sunbury Press, having spent the last ten years as E-commerceDirector in both for-profit and non-profit businesses. Her first novel, the 100th human, remains one of Sunbury Press’ all-time best sellers.


Senior Editor - Jennifer Cappello

Jennifer Cappello

Senior Editor

Jennifer is an editor, writer, and mother of three—five, if you count the dogs—living with her husband and family in Linglestown, PA. She holds an AA in Secondary English Education from Harrisburg Area Community College, a BA in English from Penn State, and an MFA in Creative Writing with a certificate in publishing from Chatham University. Her partial novel, “Fixed,” won runner-up for best thesis in Chatham University’s 2013 fiction category. She established an independent press while at Chatham, publishing a poetry chapbook (Chalk & Fire, Melrose Publishing, 2012) for an up-and-coming poet. Jennifer has served as editor for two college literary journals, has had poems published in HACC’s Wildwood Journal, and serves annually as a Scholastic Writing Contest judge. She loves to read, write, knit, cook, and travel. Jennifer has been editing for Sunbury Press since 2011.


Book Designer - Crystal Devine

Crystal Devine

Book Design

Crystal has been with Sunbury Press since 2015. She holds an AAS degree in Communication Design, Business Management, and Computerized Data Management. She coordinates our interior book designs and proofing, as well as creates our eBooks. She is also a freelance graphic designer with twenty years of industry experience in print and web design. She thoroughly enjoys her work and author satisfaction is her top priority. She loves cooking, crocheting, off-road Jeeping, hosting exchange students, backyard bird watching, and spending time with family. She also enjoys volunteering as a Work Share at a local organic vegetable farm, helping out with the CSA program. She lives in Carlisle with her husband, daughter, and cat Mr. Knuckles.



Joe Walters, book marketing specialist at Sunbury Press

Joe Walters

Marketing and Publicity

Joe Walters is a book marketer, developmental editor, and writer from Harrisburg, PA. During his time as the marketing and publicity director at a small press in Oregon, he discovered how difficult it was for indie books to get the attention they deserved. So he created Independent Book Review, a promotional platform solely for small press and self-published books. In addition to his work at IBR, he is the marketing assistant at Sunbury Press and the blurb/metadata specialist at Paper Raven Books. He tweets @joewalters13


Tory Gates

Audiobook Project Coordinator


Abigail Henson

Assistant Editor


Terry Kennedy

Graphic Design