Sue Apfelbaum is a content strategist and editorial consultant. She is the co-author of Designing the Editorial Experience (editorialexperience.com), a book about editorial design and user experience.
Suzanne McKenzie, designer and founder of the Ucal McKenzie Breakaway Foundation, invited me to write this foreword to the 2012 calendar. The organization provides soccer clinics and health initiatives for kids in the Boston area. Through this calendar, which features original contributions by 12 talented designers and artists, the foundation raises money and awareness to continue its inspiring efforts.