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Jen Hill is an illustrator and animator whose work has appeared in a variety of media. She has just finished work on "The Boy With Pink Hair", a children's book written by Perez Hilton to be released by Celebra Children's Books, an imprint of Penguin Young Reader's Group in September 2011.

After graduating from RISD with a BFA in Illustration, Jen went on to a career in animation. Clients include Cartoon Network, BET, Discovery Kids Channel, PBS and Fuse Network.

Jen was once hired to design a series of characters for a communication device for nonverbal children. A technology company was born. She stayed on as Illustration Director, creating picture symbols and software for five fulfilling years.

Jen's work has won her several awards, including 3rd place in the 2010 Altpick Awards Illustration Series Category.

Recent clients include Sesame Street, Dorian Orange, Penguin Books, City Acupuncture of New York, The Portland Mercury, Running Press and DynaVox Technologies.

Jen Hill is represented by Jamie Weiss Chilton at Andrea Brown Literary Agency.