About the Publishing Team

Renée Purdie, Founder/CEO

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Renée Purdie has over 18 years of professional writing, editing, design, business administration and strategic marketing experience.  She started the first iteration of RSEE, LLC in Australia in 2004. It was called Rising Star Designs & Communication. She assisted clients with writing, editing, design and marketing. When she returned home to Tucson, Arizona, she created an LLC and started developing a global business with the vision of helping people find their voices and share their stories through innovative publishing, marketing and distribution services.


As a believer in continuous improvement and learning, Renée undertook studies in marketing and professional writing & editing in Australia where she completed an Advanced Diploma in Business Advertising as well as  a Diploma in Professional Writing & Editing. Back in the United States, she completed her Bachelor of Applied Science in Mathematics and Business Studies. Even while pursuing her Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership, she has her eye on completing a Ph.D. by the age of 55 (six more years to go)!


#goals #TheDreamPusher #TimeForBIGthings 

Qiana Treadwell, Managing Editor

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Qiana Treadwell is the Coordinating Editor of our awesome editing team. She has had 27 years of focused work in the areas of mentorship, counseling, child advocacy and family and community restoration. Her Bachelor's degree emphasized both Psychology and Sociology with Art as a minor. All of her experiences, and her natural writing ability, have combined to fuel her passion for helping “give a voice to the voiceless.” While she births the 14+ books on her spirit, she's helping others do the same.

DeVon Tatum, Creative Director

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DeVon Tatum is a talented illustrator, photographer and actor. With his keen insights, rapport and graphical artistry he creates stunning art for book covers and other visual identity.


You can see more of DeVon's amazing work on: www.instagram.com/ddbd3