Terri Dombek Smith: Illustrator and daughter of the author, married directly after graduating from Eastern Illinois University. She spent the following years raising three daughters and working in an Iowa accounting firm.   Presently she is the Main Street Moline Center Program Coordinator for the Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce.  Terri created some art while still in high school, but did not pursue he talents professionally until her dad convinced her to do the illustrations for "Billy Goat in an Overcoat".

Terri Dombek Smith