August Smith is a copy editor at Quimbee, where his duties include ensuring Quimbee's vast array of content is kept to the highest editorial standards. Before joining Quimbee, August was a creative writing professor and graduate union communications director at University of Massachusetts Boston, where he received his M.F.A. in poetry in 2017. Prior to that, August received his bachelor's degree in rhetoric and writing studies in 2014 from Western Michigan University, where he worked as a newspaper editor.
- M.F.A., University of Massachusetts Boston, 2017
- B.A., Western Michigan University, 2014