Toni Weisskopf succeeded Jim Baen as publisher of Baen Books, a leading publisher of sci-fi and fantasy, in 2006.
She has worked with such authors as David Weber, Mercedes Lackey, David Drake, Lois McMaster Bujold, Eric Flint, Wen Spencer, Larry Correia, Charles E. Gannon and many others. With Josepha Sherman, she compiled and annotated the definitive volume of subversive children’s folklore, Greasy Grimy Gopher Guts.
Weisskopf is a graduate of Oberlin College with a degree in anthropology. She is the mother of a delightful daughter and lives in a 100-year-old house with three cats, two dogs,and a polearm in every room.